Marquinhos smoothes PSG twice in the Champions League

Lisbon – –

Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) reached the Champions League final after beating RB Leipzig 3-0. Marquinhos, score another goal.

The semi-final of the Champions League brings RB Leipzig against PSG in the Estadio da Luz, Lisbon, Portugal on Wednesday (August 19, 2020) early in the morning of the WIB. PSG was able to overthrow the German representative with three points without an answer.

PSG goals were scored by Marquinhos, Angel Di Maria and Juan Bernat. PSG are now in the final of the Champions League and are waiting for the winner between Lyon and Bayern Munich.

Marquinhos scored again for PSG in the knockout round. Previously in the quarterfinals he also scored a goal against Atalanta with a 2-1 final score.

So far, Marquinhos has scored two goals in 10 games in the Champions League. Two goals with which his team reached the final for the first time in history.

PSG qualified for the 2019/2020 Champions League final (Getty Images / David Ramos)

Who scored rated Marquinhos with 8.2 in the semifinals against RB Leipzig. This makes him the third best PSG player after Angel Di Maria and Neymar.

The Brazilian player is in defensive midfield. The main task, of course, is to withstand attacks from opponents.

But it looks like coach Thomas Tuchel gave him the freedom to move forward in set pieces. Obviously, Marquinhos was fine when he finished the final.

MADRID, SPAIN - NOVEMBER 26: Marquinhos of Paris Saint-Germain celebrates at the end of the UEFA Champions League Group A match between Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain at Bernabeu on November 26, 2019 in Madrid, Spain.  (Photo by David Ramos / Getty Images)PSG mainstay Marquinhos in midfield Photo: (Getty Images)

Marquinhos himself has strengthened PSG since 2013 when he was brought in from AS Roma. The 26-year-old is a versatile defender, either as a center-back or as a defensive midfielder.

He has played 282 times for PSG in all competitions. He has won a number of national trophies in France including the six-time French league champions. Marquinhos is still under contract until 2024.

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