The 3-2 victory against Bayern Munich in the quarter-final first leg of the Champions League is a pretty good sign for PSG. In the past, all teams with this away score have qualified for the next round.
Thanks to its 3-2 victory and its away goals on Wednesday night on the lawn of Bayern Munich in the quarter-finals first leg of the Champions League, PSG took a good option for qualifying in the semi-finals.
According to Opta statistics, 100% of teams that won an away leg in the Champions League knockout stage 2-3 advanced to the next round. The eight previous teams that have been in the situation of PSG have indeed all smiled at the whistle for the return match.
PSG, Bayern’s last striker away
Another indicator, however, is less favorable to Parisians. Bayern Munich have not lost away in this competition for over three years. He remains on an invincibility of 17 consecutive games, with 13 wins and 4 draws. Half of these meetings ended in success with at least two goals difference. This is just what Bayern needs to make it back, unless they shake the nets more than three times.
The story is however teasing: the last defeat dates back to September 27, 2017 … at the Parc des Princes. Unai Emery’s PSG, who had just recruited Neymar and Kylian Mbappé, won 3-0 in the group stage.