Pochettino will be without striker Mauro Icardi due to a thigh injury, while Marco Verratti and Alessandro Florenzi will be left out after positive tests for Covid-19
Maurício Pochettino said on Tuesday, 6, that the life of the Paris Saint Germain will not be more relaxed in the match before the Bayern Munchen because of the absence of Robert Lewandowski, who got hurt during the Data Fifa and will be low in both duels. In a press conference, on the eve of the one-way match, at the Allianz Arena, the coach of the French team declared that the strength of his opponent in the quarterfinals of the Champions League it’s in the collective. “Bayern’s strength is in their team. When you win the Champions League and the Club World Cup, it’s because you have a very good group, not just 11 players, ”he said.
Pochettino will not be able to count on the striker Mauro Icardi, due to a thigh injury, while Marco Verratti e Alessandro Florenzi are going to be left out after positive tests for Covid-19. As for the expulsion of Neymar in the match against Lille, by the Frenchman, after two months away from the Brazilian on the pitch, the coach said he was not worried. “He was very excited to start a game. He is an emotional player, he likes to play, he likes to fight, he is a competitor. He didn’t deserve that red card, ”said Pochettino. “But he knows that he needs to concentrate. I hope that this Wednesday everything will be fine. ”