The international adventure of the Turkish record champion Galatasaray is coming to an end. As expected, in Group A of the premier class PSG and Real Madrid participate in the round of 16. In the race for the third group place, which guarantees the participation in the round of the last 32 in the Europa League, Club Bruges has the nose ahead.
The Belgian representative made the preliminary decision with a last-minute goal in the last group game against Galatasaray – at least theoretically. As the PSG against Galatasaray quotas of bookmakers namely clarify, an away victory of the Turkish representative is rather unrealistic.
Although the French are already group winners in the round of 16 and may be in action at home against Galatasaray, PSG’s second-in-form guard has enough quality to handle the final group game against Galatasaray. Accordingly, our PSG against Galatasaray forecast aims for a comfortable home win of the French.
On Tuesday evening PSG can play free. The team of Thomas Tuchel is already determined after the last draw against Real Madrid as a group winner and can thus prepare for a casual departure against Galatasaray. It is to be expected that the PSG coach only takes a few risks in the home game and spares top performers during the game.
At the weekend is in the domestic Ligue 1, the away game at St. Etienne. Although the championship of PSG theoretically hardly endangered, Marseille sits close to the Paris starring ensemble. The current lead of five points on the pursuer is expected to increase significantly in the course of the second half of the season.
In the premier class PSG lost none of the last 23 home games. With the home record of 18-5-0, some European high-caliber drivers have already come under the wheels of the PSG offensive. PSG won five home games in series to zero and scored 13 goals. In the current form a home win by PSG should therefore not be up for debate.
With the 3-1 win over Montpellier, PSG’s offensive has already shot up. The three scorers Neymar, Mbappe and Icardi will also be waiting for their chances at home against Galatasaray and should be considered for betting.
With the Super Cup against Akhisarspor Galatasaray started in the next adventure under “Imperator” Fatih Terim. Since winning the title of the Turkish champions but the expectations lags behind. Neither at national nor at international level, the yellow-red knew so far.
In the Süper Lig Galatasaray meanwhile occupies the sixth place in the table. Last weekend, there was a close home win over Alanyaspor, which is mainly due to the heroics of keeper Fernando Muslera. The Uruguayan held the points literally with his parades. Now it’s the last group game against PSG.
With an away win at the French side and a Real Madrid win against Club Brugge at the same time, Galatasaray can continue the season in the Europa League. At PSG against Galatasaray does not speak much for a tip on the guests. So far, the lions from Istanbul played a catastrophic group stage and only recently scored the first goal in the Champions League.
The chances of winning in the “Parc des Princes” of PSG are – realistically estimated – conceivably minimal. Even returnee Radamel Falcao will not be able to change that much.