City lost 2-1 to Leipzig outside the rules, while Saint-Germain won 4-1 at its Belgian guest.
City’s balance stopped at 12 points in the lead, while Paris Saint-Germain’s balance rose to 11 points, with it remaining second.
Red Bull Leipzig qualified for the European League after rising to third place with 7 points, while Brugge’s balance stopped at 4 points at the bottom of the standings.
Paris Saint-Germain x Club Brugge
Paris St. Germain quickly hit a cross from Nuno Mendes into the area, goalkeeper Simon Mignolet took it poorly to find a follow-up from Kylian Mbappe with a direct shot that hit the net in the left corner in the second minute.
Mignolet shined after two minutes and saved Jorginho Wijnaldum’s shot.
But the second goal hit the net in the eighth minute, through Angel Di Maria Lmbaby, who scored the second goal.
Mbappe became the youngest player in the Champions League to score more than 30 goals.
He also reached the 46th goal in 2021, only Bayern Munich’s Robert Lewandowski scored more goals than him this year with 66 goals.
The Belgian goalkeeper prevented the third goal in the 12th minute, stopping alone Di Maria.
Lionel Messi threatened the visitors’ goal with a shot from outside the area, which the goalkeeper removed for a corner in the 32nd minute.
After 6 minutes, Messi scored the third goal for Paris from Mbappe’s industry.
In the second half, Mats Reets scored the goal to reduce the difference in the 68th minute, against Gianluigi Donnarumma.
In the 76th minute, Messi scored the fourth goal for the owners of the land and the second for him from the penalty mark.
Messi contributed a ninth goal with Paris Saint-Germain at the Parc des Princes in 8 matches by scoring 8 and making a goal.
He also raised his score to 5 goals in the current edition of the European Champions League.
Club Brugge became the first club in the history of the Champions League to contend at least 4 goals in 4 consecutive matches.
Leipzig x Manchester City
The German team advanced first through Hungarian Dominic Soboslay, after he dribbled the goalkeeper and hit the empty net in the 24th minute.
In the 71st minute, the Portuguese added Andre Silva, who shot after Emil Forsburg’s cross from the left side.
Riyad Mahrez reduced the score with a header after a cross from Oleksandr Zinchenko from the left flank 13 minutes before the end of the match.
And in the 83rd minute, Kyle Walker received a red card directly after a strong intervention on the opponent’s player.
In the last 11 games, Manchester City did not keep a clean sheet in the last 10 Champions League matches.
Riyad Mahrez became the second Algerian player to score 5 goals in one edition of the Champions League after Yacine Brahimi 2014-15.