Lionel Messi’s first match against Lyon at the house ground of Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) wasn’t memorable. The coach called Messi off the sector within the 75th minute of the match, which made him look unhappy.
Lionel Messi’s first match against Lyon at the Paris Saint-Germain habitat wasn’t memorable. Where his place kick against Lyon hit the crossbar (goal post) in France’s top domestic league (League 1) and he has not yet opened an account during this league. The team called the legendary player off the sector within the 75th minute of the match, which made his face look unhappy.
Substitute Moro Icardi scored stoppage time (90 + 3 minutes) to offer the team its sixth consecutive win of the season. PSG won the match 2-1. Earlier, Lucas Paquetá scored the first goal of the match within the 53rd minute to offer Leon the lead. However, his lead lasted only 13 minutes when Neymar converted a penalty to level the score at 1-1.
The six-time Ballon d’Or winner was disappointed when PSG coach Mauricio Pochettino decided to exchange Icardi within the match. He didn’t even greet Icardi as he left the sector in anger. This was Messi’s third match since coming to PSG from Barcelona. But he’s still trying to find his first goal for the team.