Mauricio Pochettino Hints At When Lionel Messi Will Make His Ligue 1 Debut For PSG

Mauricio Pochettino Hints At When Lionel Messi Will Make His Ligue 1 Debut For PSG

Lionel Messi is all set to mark his Ligue 1 debut with PSG when the club takes on Reims next weekend

Even prior to sealing the services of Lionel Messi, PSG had ended up with a slew of worldclass players during the summer transfer window. Adding Messi was the cherry to their cake, a signing which has taken the world of football with aplomb ever since.

With Barcelona failing to offer him a new contract owing to the La Liga salary cap and Barcelona’s immense debt, Messi knew his future lay elsewhere. His era at Barcelona was finally over, an illustrious career which had seen him earn the moniker of the best player in the world over the last decade.

He was quick to switch to Ligue 1 side PSG with his previous Barcelona counterpart, Neymar playing a massive role in that move. Also, with the French side being among one of the elusive clubs in the world at the moment to accord Messi his staggering wages and salary, the Argentine decided to ply his wares for the Paris based club.

However, ever since he’s signed for the club, Messi is yet to step out onto the pitch for the side. He wasn’t present in the squad for the club’s 4-2 win against Brest to leave the club’s supporters wait for a glimpse of the G.O.A.T continue.

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Lionel Messi Set To Mark Ligue 1 Debut During PSG vs Reims

Quizzed about when Lionel Messi could make his PSG debut, manager Mauricio Pochettino offered some insight on the topic with him alluding towards Messi featuring for the club come their next week fixture against Reims.

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“It’s been a very good week for Leo. Next week will be a long one, but if all goes well, we hope he can be in the squad and start at a competitive level (against Reims),” Pochettino said.

The match can be live streamed across the global stage on Amazon Prime while the live stream will be available on TV Monde in India.

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