After losing to Manchester City, defender Marquinhos came to the defense of PSG teammate Neymar
In a big game, the Manchester City won the PSG 2-1, this Wednesday, at Etihad Stadium, for the 5th round of group A of Champions League.
After the match, the defender Marks, in an interview with the channel TNT Sports, came out in defense of criticized colleague Neymar, claiming he is sacrificing by playing out of position.
Saint-Etienne x PSG, this Sunday (28), at 9 am (GMT), by the French Championship will have Live broadcast for the ESPN on Star+.
“I think Neymar is one of the players who sacrifices a lot for the team. We can see that he is doing a lot of defensive work, especially today, at the end of the 1st half, he had to lower to help more. Sometimes he is a little far from the goal. goal… But it happens”, he said.
“We know it’s important for a player to score goals, and he’s trying. But he doesn’t talk to me about it, he’s focused. His main objective is to win, regardless of whether he scores or someone else scores. He’s a team player and he thinks more about winning and being champion of the Champions League, which is what we most want,” he added.
With the result, Manchester City goes to 12 points and follows in 1st place in the group, already classified for the eighth. PSG, in turn, stops at 8 points and is in 2nd place, also with guaranteed passage to the next stage.