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PSG 2-0 MCI: 4 Things to know about the Player From Africa that won "Man Of The Match" Award

The UEFA Champions League Group A table fixtures saw France-based club PSG host the English Premier League club Manchester City at Le Parc des Princes Stadium and the game ended in a 2-0 victory for the home side.

Though Man City was the dominant side on the pitch as they enjoyed more percentage of the ball possession, had the most corners, and created the most goalscoring chances, Paris Saint-Germain was more clinical and solid defensively which led to the French club winning the visitors with a clean sheet.

The UCL clash saw goals from Lionel Messi and a PSG player from African named Idrissa Gana Gueye.

Gueye scored an 8th-minute first-half goal against Man City, was solid defensively, and made a lot of interceptions in the midfield. His impressive performance won him the man of the match award.

Things to know about Gueye;

1. His Age and Position

Idrissa Gana Gueye is 32 years old and plays as a defensive midfielder for Paris Saint-Germain.

2. His Country of Origin

Gueye comes from the West African country Senegal and plays for the Senegalese national football team in international competitions for countries.

3. His Family

The Paris Saint-Germain midfielder is happily married with kids to a stunningly gorgeous lady from France named Pauline Gueye. She is a model by profession.

4. His Religion

The Senegalese professional footballer believes in Islam and is a proud Muslim by Religion.

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