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Kylian Mbappe show in Munich snow gives Poch’s men first-leg lead over Champions League holders

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KYLIAN MBAPPE’s masterclass gave PSG the edge over holders Bayern Munich after a thrilling Champions League quarter-final tie in Munich.

The French striker scored twice in the middle of a snow storm to earn Mauricio Pochettino’s men a 3-2 first-leg lead.

Kylian Mbappe was the star of the show in the first leg of PSG's tie against Bayern

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Kylian Mbappe was the star of the show in the first leg of PSG’s tie against BayernCredit: Getty
Mbappe and strike partner Neymar celebrate at Allianz Arena

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Mbappe and strike partner Neymar celebrate at Allianz ArenaCredit: Getty

Neymar laid on two assists – one for Mbappe and the other for Marquinhos – in the rematch of last season’s final.

Bayern fought back from 2-0 down with goals from Eric Choupo-Moting and Thomas Muller to level the game.

But Mbappe had the last laugh, scoring his second and PSG’s third of the night to take a slender lead into next week’s second leg.

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The French striker gave PSG an early lead in the first leg

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The French striker gave PSG an early lead in the first legCredit: Getty
And Marquinhos doubled PSG's advantage when he slotted home Neymar's cross

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And Marquinhos doubled PSG’s advantage when he slotted home Neymar’s crossCredit: AP
Eric Choupo-Moting brought Bayern Munich back into the tie

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Eric Choupo-Moting brought Bayern Munich back into the tieCredit: Getty
Thomas Muller levelled for Bayern in the second half as they came back strongly

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Thomas Muller levelled for Bayern in the second half as they came back stronglyCredit: Getty
Kylian Mbappe scored his second of the night and restored PSG's lead

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Kylian Mbappe scored his second of the night and restored PSG’s leadCredit: AFP

 

 

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