The Spanish press also had nothing but praise for the French international:
‘Mbappe did PSG justice with a world-class move in the 93rd minute’Sport reported.
How cool is this Mbappe!“, thus titled Marca before adding it to this Wednesday’s edition” Real Madrid fell out of favor and their executioner was called Kylian, Madrid fans cheered when the team’s compositions were announced. Mbappé showed his finesse from the first minute and was eventually rewarded with a worthy goal after a brilliant move. The general feeling is that Mbappe played with Merengues”, The famous Spanish daily concluded with this short sentence with heavy meaning: “ Mbappé reigned at the Parc des Princes and superseded Leo Messi as the number one player in world football.”
Because if the press is unanimous in highlighting the great collective performances of Parisians, and especially Mbappe, Lionel Messi’s individual performances have been isolated. ,
Lionel Messi made a disqualification for him on Tuesday. His punishment was pushed back by Courtois, symbolizing his unsuccessful evening“, declared L’Equipe. Same story in favor of Paris, who believes that Argentina was not on the level of their peers:” The seven-time Ballon d’Or confirmed his poor form when he stumbled on Courtois after a foul on Mbappe. Messi missed everything, not just with his 11-yard shot. He showed constant difficulty in establishing himself, finding passing angles, as if he were absent from himself. worrying and sad,
Only So Foot, always with the quirky tone, saw the positive in Pulga’s performance: “
Against Real, Lionel Messi missed a penalty, but made his best copy under the Parisian tunic. If without question the savior of the evening is named Kylian Mbappe, there is no doubt that the future in Paris for Messi is far from grey. opposite of this,
“Courtesy, the best player on your team”
The Spanish press also hit back at Real Madrid’s disappointing performance: “
Real Madrid used to be a small, third-tier team. Madrid fans are disappointed as Donnarumma has been inactive throughout the game. They have been an incompetent and cowardly team. The midfielder drowned …”, journalist Jordi Marti told Cadena SER after the encounter.
To our Iberian colleagues, Thibaut Courtois is the only player to have performed at his level: “
At the Parc des Princes, Courtois was Real Madrid’s best player ever. The Belgian goalkeeper was a wall for 93 minutes and backed his team with several big saves, including a penalty saved in front of Messi.“explained to Marca, while abundant in one direction:” If anything, Madrid can thank Courtois and Milito. Courtois is the only Madrid player to stand out and is Real’s most decisive player, which says a lot about his team’s performance.,
“In recent years he has competed with Oblak and Ter Stegen but now there is no doubt: the best goalkeeper today is Courtois.“According to Sport newspaper which believes that Belgium has made further progress in recent months.” Courtois was in for a great game. Once again, if Real Madrid are still in touch, it is thanks to him, if Real Madrid were not crushed in the score in Paris, it is also thanks to him“, did justice to Marca’s part.
In conclusion, as it is believed that “
The public will demand a better Real Madrid in the second leg at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium“Real came out well in the end, pointing out that despite their team’s poor performance:” PSG were rewarded with a stoppage-time goal but were left with the feeling that qualification was not in their pocket.,