Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) coach, Argentine Mauricio Pochettino, acknowledged that it is “always special” to face Manchester City, executioners of the Parisians in the semifinals of the last UEFA Champions League.
“He is always special (to play City), he is one of the best in Europe, who has been fighting to win the Champions League for the last 10 or 15 years, like PSG. It is important to know that, but you have to respect other rivals as well. (from group A), Leipzig and Club Brugge, “said Pochettino, in a statement released by PSG, after the group stage draw.
“You need to deserve the victory, work for it, it’s going to be a very tough group,” he added.