Against Porto (2-0) yesterday in the Champions League quarter-finals, Edward Mendy managed to keep his nets clean for the seventh time in eight European matches this season. Outstanding performance for former Stade Rennais goalkeeper.
If Paris Saint-Germain got a big advantage over Bayern Munich (3-2) last night in the Champions League quarter-finals, then Chelsea, himself, transferred their ticket to the semi-finals. The Blues beat FC Porto (2-0) at neutral Seville, and it is difficult to see the Dragon achieve this feat on his return next week. The rest, The stats put Chelsea’s chance of passing it at 97%. This is in large part due to the never-ending Edward Mindy again.
He won decisively head-to-head in the 51st minute
“Against FC Porto, he played his seventh game without scoring any of the eight he played in C1, can we read in L’Equipe du jour. The numbers are amazing and they reflect the calm he exudes. Against the Portuguese, he had no ten saves. To achieve it, but his control was without apparent difficulty, starting with a direct corner kick by Ottavio, That Mindy pushed him back on his (twenty-fourth) streak. Then he hit a header from Pepe (43) and blocked a rival attempt (45) from a corner kick. “
He did not falter in a shot from Marija (69) and appeared at the ball when a shot from Luis Diaz hit his left post (57th position). But the direct match he won in the 51st minute is a costly affair, when he comes out by closing the corner to Marega, who sees his ball bounce off the right knee of the Senegalese international. His dream can continue to awaken, for he who was unemployed six years ago and discovered the elite three years ago …