Manchester City on Wednesday beat Paris Saint Germain 2-1 in the first leg of the UEFA Champions League semi-final tie.

In the match Kevin De Bruyne and Riyad Mahrez did not only play vital roles, but went ahead to score crucial goals.

With the efforts of Neymar and Mbappe, PSG displayed a brilliant performance against City in the first half. But the match became more interesting after City started a brilliant second-half comeback to take control of the match.

In the first half, a goal from Marquinhos give Paris Saint-Germain a deserved first-half lead but there were lapses from the defence of PSG which gave room for an equaliser from City.

Despite the pressure that Kylian Mbappe and Neymar put on City, Kevin De Bruyne and Riyad Mahrez went ahead to grab a 2-1 win and vital away goals in their Champions League semi-final first leg.

PSG player, Idrissa Gueye was issued a red card and sent off later on.