Ex-Arsenal supervisor, Arsene Wenger, has stated Paris Saint-Germain have been “emotional and aggressive in a silly method” throughout their 2-1 loss to Manchester Metropolis within the Champions League.
PSG took the lead via Marquinhos, earlier than Kevin De Bruyne’s cross eluded everybody to make it 1-1.
Riyad Mahrez then struck a free-kick via the wall to win the sport on Wednesday night time.
It provides Pep Guardiola’s males a large benefit heading into the second leg of their semi-final tie subsequent week.
PSG have been additionally diminished to 10 males within the second half, as Idrissa Gueye was given a straight crimson card for a nasty problem on Ilkay Gundogan.
Wenger believes PSG’s second-half collapse was as a consequence of their poor self-discipline.
“From the defenders turning their again, it’s between Paredes and Kimpembe. Why do you lie a man on the bottom if the fellows within the wall open the wall?
“I personally consider that the second aim just isn’t acceptable for that degree.
“It’s not the primary time you see gamers turning their again. Metropolis took benefit of that.
“Within the second half, Paris Saint-Germain was protecting, not progressive any extra. Is it as a result of they weren’t bodily succesful? They didn’t have the identical availability.
“After the 1-1 they collapsed fully. They turned emotional and aggressive in a silly method.
“What was very fascinating tonight is that you may see that when it was 1-1, PSG mentally collapsed.
“That is as effectively the consequence of this crew shedding eight video games within the league. This has an affect in this type of state of affairs.
“When it’s 1-1, the crew is aware of they’ve misplaced many video games, they carry that.
“It’s not just like the season earlier than once they have been unbeatable within the league. You might see the arrogance drop significantly.
“The psychological affect when Man Metropolis equalised within the semi-final of a Champions League was too huge,” Wenger advised beIN Sports activities.
Champions League: Wenger slams ‘silly’ PSG after Man Metropolis defeat