Rising French power Paris Saint-Germain clash with Spanish giants Barcelona in the quarter finals in the UEFA Champions League. PSG currently sit atop of Ligue 1, eight points clear of Lyon. Barcelona are topping the table in La Liga, 13 points clear of bitter rivals Real Madrid. In European competition, PSG topped Group A, then advanced past Valencia in the knockout stage. Barcelona was first in Group G, then scored an impressive comeback victory over AC Milan in the knockout stage.
PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi has made no secret that winning the Champions League is the goal for the Parisian side. With the Qatar Investment Authority providing generous financial backing, PSG will have the monetary wherewithal to challenge for Europe’s top prize.
PSG do have one of the best strikers in the world in Zlatan Ibrahimovic. The Swedish International leads Les Parisians with 26 goals in all competitions. He can…
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