Paris Saint-Germain was obviously extremely happy to bounce Bayern Munich from the Champions League. Manager Mauricio Pochettino credited his team’s focus for being able to turn away such a quality opponent.
“We were very focused. It was a really tough game - I’m happy, the players deserve kudos. To win and qualify for the semi-finals is an incredible moment for us,” said Pochettino (per FCBayern.com).
Neymar, who was an absolute terror to del with — even if his end product was lacking, thought his team’s 1-0 defeat was “great.”
“First and foremost, it was a great game of football for all the fans, with lots of chances in the goal area,” said Neymar. “We are very happy to have made it through and are satisfied that we are in the semifinals. We prevailed against a strong team, the defending champions. Congratulations to the whole team. We have to enjoy it now.”
Oh...but Neymar was not done there. Twitter account @iMiaSanMia captured this gem that the 29-year-old dropped on TNT Sports Brazil:
Neymar: "You can have possession as much as you like. You can sing for a woman all night long, but if a guy comes and takes her from you in 5 minutes, she's gone"— Bayern & Germany (@iMiaSanMia) April 13, 2021