Paris Saint-Germain took on Chelsea at Parc des Princes on Wednesday night in the Champions League quarter-finals. The first leg finished 3-1, giving the French side a two-goal advantage heading to London next week.
It was the first time the two nouveau riche clubs have met since 2004; back then it was the start of the Roman Abramovich era at Chelsea and a very different PSG side. The English club was too good for PSG and won 3-0 in Paris.
Laurent Blanc’s side were looking to made big strides toward becoming recognised as one of Europe’s elite.
Would the Ligue 1 leaders who were unbeaten in their last nine games, per WhoScored.com, be able to stamp their footprint on European football?
Let’s take a look at six things we learned from the game.