With Manchester City and RB Leipzig, Paris SG hit the jackpot on Thursday for the group stage of the Champions League, which will leave no break-in time for its rookie Lionel Messi.

For Lille, the path to the round of 16 is not blocked by a giant: Sevilla, Salzburg and Wolfsburg appear alongside them in an open pool G.

PSG are looking further, on the side of the final scheduled in St. Petersburg. But the print prevents him from dreaming too much.

Obviously, Parisian fans must have felt a thrill when they discovered that Manchester City and RB Leipzig were coming to the Parc des Princes this fall.

With its workforce of stars, reinforced by this summer by Lionel Messi or Sergio Ramos, nine C1 between them, PSG has yet enough to make Europe tremble.

But City reminds him of a recent nightmare: the English inflicted a lesson on the Parisians in the semi-finals last season, winning in the first leg (2-1) as well as in the return (2-0).

The mastery of the men of Pep Guardiola, sublimated by a great Riyad Mahrez, had then highlighted the weaknesses of the Parisians, deprived of Kylian Mbappé on the return.

For the revenge, “Kyky” is not certain to appear. The star striker is at the center of a soap opera that could lead him to Real Madrid before the end of the transfer window on August 31.

Another unknown: Cristiano Ronaldo, who would negotiate his transfer to City, according to the press. If the Portuguese legend succeeds, he will reunite with his former Barca rival, Messi.

Their reunion draws one of the many narrative arcs around this poster between wealthy clubs owned by Gulf States.

There are also great stories to be told around RB Leipzig, which gave PSG a cold sweat last season in the group stage.

Indeed, the Parisians had bowed to the Germans (2-1) in November, before painfully taking their revenge at home (1-0), thanks to a penalty from Neymar.

On the other hand, the teammates of “Ney” had been easy against the Saxons in the semi-final played on a dry set (3-0) in 2020.

During this edition, they had also met Bruges. Result: two victories (5-0 in Belgium, 1-0 in Paris).

Anyway, Paris swears by itself to win this competition that its Qatari owner dreams of.

“This is our objective, we do not hide it,” repeated President Nasser Al-Khelaïfi in August.

Lille start with the ambition to do better than in its two previous participations, each concluded with a last place.

Le Losc avoided all the big names in Pot 1, inheriting Sevilla FC which, on paper, is the most affordable opponent.

RB Salzburg, which is participating in its third C1 in a row, does not have a star workforce, nor does the Germans in Wolfsburg. The Northerners therefore have a chance for one of the first two places synonymous with 8th.

Title-holder, Chelsea is a big favorite in Group H, where only Juventus can afford to shake him, unlike Zenit Saint Petersburg and Malmö.

Engaged in a new era without his prodigy Messi, Barça inherited Bayern Munich, but also Benfica and Dynamo Kiev, enough to give him solid hope to see the final phase.

Apart from PSG, the worst-off favorite is Liverpool who, against Atlético Madrid, Porto and AC Milan, will have a lot to do in a competitive Group B.

Three police officers and a private security agent were killed this Wednesday, August 25, 2021 in Dar es Salaam, the economic capital of Tanzania, during a shooting that took place in a street housing several foreign representations. The attacker was shot dead by the police in front of the French embassy. His identity and motivations are still unknown. The Tanzanian authorities assured Wednesday evening that it was too early to conclude that it was terrorism, and that they were still investigating

Faced with the absolute record of migrants attempting to cross the Channel, the French government wants a new migration agreement between the United Kingdom and the European Union. In an interview on Wednesday August 25, the French Secretary of State for European Affairs suggested that the 2003 Touquet accords no longer work, especially since Brexit. On Saturday August 21, more than 800 migrants attempted to cross the Channel: a record for a single day, according to the

At least two people were injured Tuesday and Wednesday in crossfire. The first took place in the rue des Trois frères, the second in the enclosure of the city of Doctor-Ayme, where drug trafficking is organized.

New measures, new reports and highlights: an update on the latest developments in the Covid-19 pandemic around the world.

Sophie Davant is back in service! The presenter of Deal concluded this Thursday, August 26, her working day in Instagram story. One way to offer a nice surprise to his fans.

A 25-year-old Indian man died after using epoxy glue as a condom to prevent his partner from getting pregnant. Both drug addicts, they were probably intoxicated at the time of the incident.

TF1 yesterday launched its new season of Koh-Lanta, Koh-Lanta, La Légende. Among the 20 adventurers of this new edition, viewers were able to find Christelle, an emblematic figure of Koh-Lanta Caramoan. Did you know that the young woman was in a relationship with a famous TV host?

The numerous sandstorms that roam Mars have played a key role in the disappearance of water from its surface, according to a study published on August 16. Researchers have based themselves on the observations of three satellites orbiting the Red Planet to see the impact of these phenomena on the evolution of the Martian atmosphere.

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The coach of the Blues, Didier Deschamps, unveiled on Thursday the list of 23 players summoned for the three qualifying matches of the World Cup scheduled for early September. Olivier Giroud, second top scorer in the history of the selection, is not selected. After the elimination against Switzerland in the round of 16 of Euro-2021 on June 28, the France team returns on September 1 against Bosnia-Herzegovina in Strasbourg, on September 4 in Ukraine, and on September 7 September to L

A large study of more than 2 million people shows that complications after infection are more numerous than after vaccination.

Karine Ferri is very close to her family. Wednesday, August 25, 2021, she notably spent time with her niece. In the story of her Instagram account, she shared an adorable photo of the little girl.

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After a summer break, the government returned to the Elysée and the Council of Ministers on Wednesday.

“Goodbye”: these are the two words solemnly pronounced by the president of the marmots of the cult clothing of France 3. The famous parodies made by these facetious little animals will disappear from the air. Why are they suspended? Laurent Sauvage, artistic director, gives us the reasons.

This Thursday, August 26, for its 1000th episode, the credits of Tomorrow Belongs to Us get a makeover with a new song written by singer Vianney.

Now an adult, Spencer Elden says his parents never signed a waiver authorizing the use of this now cult photo, showing his genitals.

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