The second half followed the same theme

  • The second half followed the same theme, as Willock and Reiss Nelson combined for the latter to hammer the ball over the bar hosts then enjoyed an encouraging spell of possession, which saw Keto called into action with a fine stop to deny Christopher Nkunku’s powerful free-kick remained in the thick of the action, and showed good reflexes to tip substitute Timothy Weah’s looping shot over the bar  who had worked tirelessly to apply pressure to the hosts’ backline, almost had his reward when his near-post effort was palmed away by Cibois.

     

    Looking to dissect the PSG rearguard with quick passing around the box, and the home side sitting deep before springing forward on the counter-attack.You had to admire PSG’s organisation. They closed off the central areas, They fashioned a better chance when Iwobi made inroads down the left-hand channel and fed The outlook seemed brighter for Arsenal but they had a major let-off when Cavani latched onto Monreal’s touch and went past Ospina on the edge of the box, only to miss the gaping goal. And another chance went begging.

     

    The visitors kept plugging away and their patience in possession was eventually rewarded whenshot was pushed out by Alphonse Areola and Iwobi had a chance to win it but Areola denied him, and in fairness a defeat would have been harsh on PSG.Nevertheless, a point against the group favourites on their own turf is a fine way to start your European campaign. which we did. In the end we have experience in the Champions League and we got a good point.and Olivier is honest so I believe him. And Verratti told me as well that he has done nothing, so I said look, ‘go together to see the referee and tell him you did nothing think Cavani was good tonight if I’m honest. 

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