PSG is favourite to win Uefa Champions League after smashing group stage goal records

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PSG is favourite to win Uefa Champions League 2017/18 season after smashing previous group stage goals records set by Borussia Dortmund last season. Dortmund scored 21 goals last season in their group games, whereas PSG has already scored 24 goals with a game to spare. Parisians routed Celtic 7-1 on matchday five to take their goal tally to 24 and if some goals come against the Bavarians on match day six, it will strengthen their record to hold on for a longer period.

When PSG played their first match against Celtic in Glasgow in September, they were third favourite for the Champions League. They handed Celtic their biggest ever home defeat with 5-0 rout in 112 year history and it witnessed their superpower position in football world.

Today, they are 7/2 favourites to emerge victorious in Keiv next May as DailyMail reports. Their starting XI and substitutes cost close to €700 million and the arrival of new players in Neymar, Kylian Mbappe and Dani Alves has strengthen the team.

DailyMail also adds that it is perhaps only Manchester City who could challenge PSG on current form. It’s great achievement for Paris Saint-Germain to lead the group which includes Bayern Munich.

The arrival of Neymar and Kylian Mbappe with 222 million and €180 million respectively came as a strategic move to win Champions League. Ligue 1 is no longer going to serve the purpose, Parisian club owners’ want to win Champions League and become a renowned name in world football.

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