RB Leipzig had no likelihood in opposition to Paris St Germain of their Champions League semifinal on Tuesday, Leipzig coach Julian Nagelsmann stated, because the German facet’s 30 loss despatched them out of the competitors.
- Last Updated: August 19, 2020, 12:41 PM IST
RB Leipzig had no likelihood in opposition to Paris St Germain of their Champions League semi-final on Tuesday, Leipzig coach Julian Nagelsmann stated, because the German facet’s 3-Zero loss despatched them out of the competitors.
Leipzig, who had eradicated Tottenham Hotspur and Atletico Madrid to achieve the final 4, hardly obtained an opportunity all through the sport with the French champions in full management.
“We have to accept the result because we weren’t able to approach the game as we wanted,” Nagelsmann stated.
“They were better than us. Even if we could have made a lot of things better, maybe it would still not have been enough.
“They were flexible. We started well in the first half. But then conceded the first goal and then the second from a mistake of ours.”
PSG went forward within the 13th minute by means of Marquinhos and obtained a second within the 42nd when Leipzig keeper Peter Gulacsi despatched the ball to Leandro Paredes who helped arrange Di Maria for his or her second.
Leipzig have been on the backfoot all through, displaying not one of the attacking spirit that had carried them to the semi-finals.
The French membership, who have fun the 50th anniversary of their founding in 1970, will meet the winner of Wednesday’s different semi between Bayern Munich and Olympique Lyonnais.
“But I am proud today because my players had their heart in the right spot, even if they lost. I accept that the opponent was overwhelming,” stated Nagelsmann, who at 33 is the youngest coach to achieve the final 4 of the competitions.
“We must continue improving, to keep showing such heart. We will continue and will be in the competition again. Development is a process. You have to overcome obstacles.
“We know that it was a good season for a young team and we will try to do it again next season and work hard. We will work our way back in the Champions League to experience such situations again.”
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