Lionel Messi debuts in PSG after replacing Neymar

Lionel Messi debuts in PSG after replacing Neymar

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Reims wins the tournament with 2-0 in League 1. Lionel Messi played his 1st match after getting in Paris St- Germain as 66th- minute substitute.

The crowd gave a standing ovation as Messi was wearing his new number t-shirt of PSG for the first match. Lionel Messi replaced Neymar. The PSG was another club for which Messi played for other than Barcelona. 

Boss Mauricio Pochettino said Messi had been still far away from his best form, but he is training well, and he would be fit in the next two weeks. They were waiting for the best from him. He was very happy that he made his debut. He was good, from his first touches he gave the team peace of mind.

Kylian Mbappe scored both goals in the match. This could be the final appearance for the club. As he is keen to sign with Real Madrid before Tuesday’s deadline.

Few weeks ago Paris Saint- Germain signed a contract with Lionel Messi on Tuesday night. The moment noted- a long career association with Barcelona and ready to take PSG for the new achievements. PSG officials stated that after giving the option of the third season, the Argentina star signed 2 years deal.

Lionel Messi said that he was excited to begin a new chapter of his career at Paris Saint-Germain. Everything about the club matches his football ambitions. He knew how talented the squad and the coaching staff are in this team. He was determined to help build something special for the club and the fans, and he is looking forward to stepping out onto the pitch at the Parc des Princes.

No Salary has been detailed in any statements, but a person with knowledge of the negotiations said that 35 million euros ($41 million) would be paid to Lionel Messi. The person spoke on condition of anonymity before the contract was signed.