Paris Saint-Germain will endeavour to seal progress to the last 16 of the Champions League when Maccabi Haifa visit the Parc des Princes for Tuesday's Group H clash.
Meanwhile, the Israeli basement side are still in with a chance of a top-two finish after stunning Juventus on matchday four.
PSG and Benfica's battle for supremacy in Champions League Group H has been a fascinating watch to say the least, and a pair of 1-1 draws means that the French champions are just about holding off their Iberian counterparts in first place courtesy of having scored one more goal.
Paris Saint-Germain welcome Maccabi Haifa to the French capital knowing that a win on Tuesday will stamp their ticket for the UEFA Champions League latter stages. Back-to-back draws delayed both PSG and SL Benfica in securing their places, but Haifa's win over Juventus last time out means that the Italians are looking increasingly likely to drop into the UEFA Europa League.
Lionel Messi looks to maintain his stellar form for Paris Saint-Germain (PSG), which remains unbeaten this season and will seal a place in the last 16 with a home win against last-place Maccabi Haifa in Group H on Tuesday.
PSG will take on Maccabi Haifa in their fifth 2022-23 Champions League group stage match on Tuesday. Lionel Messi's team is tied on points at the top of Group H alongside Benfica and will be looking to ensure three points and top spot.
PSG and Maccabi Haifa have met just once in their history. The last time PSG played Maccabi Haifa in the Champions League, the French champion beat Maccabi Haifa 3-1 with Lionel Messi, Kylian Mbappe and Neymar on the scoreline.
PSG has won its last two Ligue 1 games against Ajaccio and Marseille while playing out a 1-1 draw in its last Champions League match against Benfica.
Maccabi Haifa is unbeaten in its last three matches. In the Israeli Premier League, it won against H. Kiryat Shmona with a 3-2 scoreline and against Hapoel Hadera with a 1-0 scoreline. It clinched a 2-0 win against Juventus in its last Champions League match.
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PSG will be glad to welcome Neymar and Sergio Ramos after their suspensions. However, Marco Verratti will serve his one-game ban as he has picked up three yellow cards already in the competition.
Presnel Kimpembe has returned to training following a lengthy spell on the treatment table and could get a few minutes on the pitch. Nuno Mendes and Danio Pereira remain sidelined due to injuries.
The home side should win this comfortably. Although Haifa will likely resist early on, PSG's attack should have too much for their visitors and could rack up a few goals. Messi, Mbappe and Neymar will all fancy their chances of success in front of goal and Sergio Ramos' availability after domestic suspension will boost the back line.