Champions League: PSG hammer Barcelona 4-0, Dortmund lose to Benfica

Barcelona stars Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi arrive in the French capital on Monday morning

Di Maria hit a goal in each half on his 29th birthday and each time gave his traditional celebration, forming a heart with his hands.

Di Maria kicked off PSG's Valentine's Day party in the 18th minute with this stunning free kick.

Edinson Cavani who was celebrating his 30th birthday scored on the 70 minute mark after a brilliantly executed counter attack to complete the 4-0 rout.

Long-suffering PSG players and fans, so often at the receiving end against the Spanish giants, still could not believe the scoreline when they woke up on Wednesday.

"There's not much more to say", he told reporters after the resounding loss at the Parc des Princes. Also, the visitors regularly squandered possession and looked lethargic throughout.

I know the story will be that Barcelona was bad, but I argue that PSG was good.

Each of PSG's three forwards offers something different, and they complimented each other well.

Neymar was Barcelona's brightest attacker and he created a chance for André Gomes.

They finished the game with 16 shots on goal, 10 of those on target.

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It is a risky tactic which PSG were lucky worked for them.

Emery, the former Sevilla boss and multiple Europa League victor, has come up against Barcelona 23 times in his coaching career and won just once, in La Liga last season.

But Emery has form in Europe. Draxler, who underperformed at Wolfsburg, has excelled since his January move to the French capital.

All so the off the ball movement of Cavani is a huge plus for the club against Samuel Umtiti and Pique who are not your most mobile attackers.

Despite an outlay totalling hundreds of millions of euros, PSG are yet to break the glass ceiling of the last eight in the Champions League since owners Qatar Sports Investments took control of the club six years ago.

No team has ever come back from an 0-4 first leg deficit in the history of European competitions, but we're still going to ask.... The score was great, with the first one scoring four times, while Barcelona scored nothing.

It is sure to be one of the toughest tests of Enrique's Barcelona career to date.

Barcelona were completely stunned, the defeat their biggest European humiliation since losing 7-0 on aggregate to Bayern Munich in the semi-finals in 2013.

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