Newcastle United’s defender, Matty Burn, is still basking in the glory of their stunning victory over Paris Saint-Germain in the UEFA Champions League. The Magpies pulled off a remarkable upset, defeating the French giants 2-1 at St. James’ Park.
Burn, who played a crucial role in the victory, described the win as a ‘dream come true’. The 23-year-old defender put in a solid performance, keeping PSG’s star-studded attack at bay throughout the match.
In an interview after the game, Burn expressed his elation and disbelief at the result. He said, ‘It’s hard to put into words what this means to me and the team. We worked incredibly hard and stuck to our game plan, and it paid off. To beat a team like PSG is something I’ll remember for the rest of my career.’
The victory has put Newcastle United in a strong position in their Champions League group, and they are now considered serious contenders to progress to the knockout stages. Burn believes that this win will give the team a massive confidence boost going forward.
‘This result shows that we can compete with the best teams in Europe. It gives us belief and momentum for the rest of the campaign. We know we still have a tough road ahead, but we’re ready to take on any challenge that comes our way,’ Burn added.
Newcastle United fans have been buzzing with excitement since the victory, with many hailing it as one of the club’s greatest European triumphs. The win has also garnered praise from football pundits and experts, who have lauded the team’s resilience and tactical discipline.