Can manchester city and paris saint germain overcome their champions league jinx ?
Champions league jinx , continues to put pressure on manchester city and Paris Saint-Germain teams, inrespective of their manager .
Both manchester city and paris saint germain have never in their club history won the champions league , a jinx which has a slim chance of being broken .
With both teams in the champions league quarter finals this season , after being paired with their various Opponent where manchester city will face Borussia dortmund while paris saint germain will face last season winner bayern munich.
Champions league jinx Trails Manchester city and paris saint germain success story.
Despite being successful in their various leagues , where both teams ( manchester city and paris saint germain ) have won all available trophies in their respective league both teams are unable to replicate those fine display when it’s comes to lifting europe top club competition ( Uefa champions league ).
Financially both teams are well equipped, with man city and psg being Amoung one of europe’s most expensive teams in the world.
Psg on its side currently have the most expensive player in the world of football ( Neymar jr ) alongside some other big names in football such as , kylian Mbappe, Angel Di Maria , Mauro Icardi , Marco Veratti and other top notch players within their rank.
However for Manchester city ,being led by one of europe’s best mangers in the world ( pep Guardiola ) , with a star sided team which have Kelvin De Bruyne , Sergio Aguero , Ikay Gundogan , Bernardo Silva , Raheem Sterling , Rihad Mahrez and other big names within their disposal.
Despite all this , the champions league jinx keeps trailing both clubs , as both teams continues to wait and fight to break the jynx.
Champions league Statistics For both Teams.
Both teams are the only Teams without a Champions league trophy in the quarter finals.
Manchester city ever longest run in the champions league came in a semi final exit in 2016, a progress that came not under current boss Pep Guardiola ,but his prodecessor Manuel Pellegrini.
However , paris saint germain longest run in the champions league came last season , where they lost the finals to their eventual quarter final Opponent Bayern Munich .
A record which was achieved under former boss Thomas Tuchel who is now in charge of Chelsea.
Come April 6/7 can both teams look to break the champions league jinx trailing their domestic success, under current managers Pep Guardiola and Maurio Pochettino.