The 26-year-old central understands the quality of the rival they will face and how difficult it will be to access the Champions League final.
Marquinhos spoke in the preview of the semifinal of the Champions League and he referred to the tough duel they will face before Leipzig. In addition, the defender of Paris saint germain He also commented on the feelings generated by having scored the winning goal against Atalanta.
“Leipzig is a young team and they are not afraid, they have shown it in this Champions League. He played very well. In his last game, against Atlético de Madrid, he completely dominated the game and created many scoring chances playing with intensity, monopolizing the ball and risking in attack, “said the Brazilian for the official PSG website.
He added: “We are aware that we will have to do our best. Today, trusting in the aura of a team no longer makes sense.”
On the other hand, Marquinhos recalled what he felt after scoring the qualifying goal in the quarter-finals: “I was overwhelmed by feelings and emotions. As soon as I scored, I turned around and looked at my teammates on the bench and in the stands. I have this image etched in my memory, where I see them jump and celebrate the goal, I didn’t know what to do, I just ran, jumped and fell into their arms. ”
“It was fantastic. And for me, on a personal level, it was one of the strongest emotions I have experienced here, with PSG,” concluded the center-back.
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