Mauricio Pochettino mentioned Paris Saint-Germain can be in a position to stand Barcelona of their blockbuster Champions League tie.
PSG will commute to Lionel Messi’s Barca for Tuesday’s last-16 first leg at Camp Nou after edging Great 2-1 in Ligue 1 on Saturday.
Targets from Julian Draxler and Moise Kean guided PSG previous Great within the French capital, the place the Ligue 1 champions prolonged their profitable streak to 4 fits throughout all competitions.
Submit-match, head trainer Pochettino highlighted the significance of the impending showdown towards Barcelona however believes PSG can be in a position for it.
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“We need to be in a position [for Barcelona],” Pochettino advised journalists. As a result of we have now an important event on Tuesday. And the group can be in a position for this event.
“Initially it’s going to be restoration, each bodily and psychological [before Barcelona]. It’s necessary to recharge the batteries.
“On a tactical degree, we received’t be capable to paintings so much at the box, however we will use video.
“It’s one thing we’ve been making ready for a number of weeks, in order that the gamers can perceive the sport plan for this event.”
PSG have received six in their 8 Ligue 1 video games below Pochettino (D1 L1), after profitable simply 3 in their earlier seven on the finish of 2020 (D2 L2).
In the meantime, PSG have received each and every in their final six house video games in Ligue 1 –the longest present run within the French best flight and their longest run since August 2018-March 2019 (15).