Thiago Silva lifts PSG over Chelsea into quarterfinals

LONDON (AP) — Thiago Silva scored on a looping header over goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois in the 114th minute Wednesday night, lifting Paris Saint-Germain over Chelsea and into the Champions League quarterfinals. Silva’s goal tied the ill-tempered match 2-2 and knotted the aggregate score of the home-and-home series at 3-3. PSG advanced because of its 2-1[…]

PSG ousts Chelsea on away goals with 10 men to reach QFs

LONDON (AP) — Thiago Silva sent 10-man Paris Saint-Germain into the Champions League quarterfinals on away goals after a 2-2 draw at Chelsea in extra time of a fiery and ill-disciplined game on Wednesday. Although PSG had striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic sent off in the 31st minute for a challenge on Oscar, the visitors still provided[…]

Ibrahimovic stars as PSG beats Lens 4-1 to pressure Lyon

PARIS (AP) — Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored one goal and was involved in two more as Paris Saint-Germain warmed up for next week’s Champions League game against Chelsea with a 4-1 win over Lens that moved it provisionally top of the French league on Saturday. Ibrahimovic netted his 12th league goal of the season with a[…]

PSG beats Monaco 2-0 to reach French Cup semifinals

PARIS (AP) — Paris Saint-Germain remains on course for a domestic treble after beating Monaco 2-0 to reach the French Cup semifinals on Wednesday. Former Chelsea player David Luiz gave PSG the lead in the third minute, and striker Edinson Cavani grabbed his 18th goal of the season to make it 2-0 after 52 minutes.[…]