Paris saint Germain reversed the earlier loss this season of the Champions League against Manchester United by a convincing 3-1 victory. Neymar returned to his topclass form netted two goals while the only goal from the Red Devils was from Marcus Rashford which only helped them to equal the score early in the match.
Neymar who was out of the team for several weeks in total due to injuries and Covid infection recovered from all contributed a positive result for the Parisians, helped the French club to top the table. He played against United in a different style of football which the Neymar admirers and fans hasn’t seen mostly, the Brazilian turned out like a finisher at the front, less dribbling and skills involved in his game but his two goals was remarkable.
Neymar this season went on to reach another achievement in his football career by reaching 50 Ligue 1 goals in just 58 games. He beat former PSG legend and Swedish player Zlatan Ibrahimovic on the way to this milestone. Zlatan reached the 50 goal mark from 59 matches, one match extra than Neymar. Last year he failed to lift the coveted Champions League title in the final hurdle, only to loss for one goal against Bayern Munich. This time French champions are looking to reverse lasf years result.