Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) famous person Lionel Messi took to social Media to categorical his opinion on his team’s 1-0 Ligue 1 victory over Lyon on the Parc Olympique Lyonnais on Sunday (September 18).
PSG registered their seventh league win of the season to consolidate their place on the high of the desk with 22 factors from eight video games. Messi scored the decisive purpose within the fifth minute of the competition – his fourth within the Ligue 1 this season.
Working on the fitting flank of a 3-4-2-1 system, the 35-yr-outdated produced an all-spherical efficiency against Lyon. He accomplished 59 passes, registered 5 pictures on goal, created two probabilities, accomplished 5 dribbles and even hit the crossbar from a direct free-kick.
After the conclusion of the match, Messi posted on Instagram:
“Major win before the matches with @afaseleccion.”
Messi, who’s in his second yr on the Parc des Princes, is ready to lead the cost on each fronts this yr – with PSG within the UEFA Champions League and with Argentina within the FIFA World Cup in Qatar.
Messi has contributed a whopping six targets and eight assists in 11 appearances throughout all competitions for PSG this season. The Parisians, who’re on an unbeaten run in Ligue 1 this season, will subsequent face OGC Good on the Parc des Princes on October 1.
Then again, the Argentine is ready to characterize his nation of their upcoming worldwide fixtures forward of the 2022 FIFA World Cup. La Albiceleste will compete in friendlies against Honduras and Jamaica on September 23 and September 27 respectively.
Lionel Scaloni’s facet had been final in motion in June, beating Italy 3-0 and Estonia 5-0 within the house of three days. The seven-time Ballon d’Or winner helped Argentina lengthen their unbeaten streak to 33 matches with 5 targets and two assists of their final two video games.
PSG’s Lionel Messi included in ultimate Argentina squad earlier than FIFA World Cup
Right here is Argentina‘s squad for his or her upcoming friendlies:
Goalkeepers: Franco Armani, Emiliano Martinez, Geronimo Rulli
Defenders: Gonzalo Montiel, Nahuel Molina, German Pezzella, Cristian Romero, Neuhen Perez, Lisandro Martinez, Nicolas Otamendi, Marcos Acuna, Facundo Medina, Nicolas Tagliafico
Midfielders: Leandro Paredes, Guido Rodriguez, Enzo Fernandez, Alexis Mac Allister, Rodrigo de Paul, Giovanni Lo Celso, Alejandro Gomez, Thiago Almada
Attackers: Paulo Dybala, Angel Di Maria, Lionel Messi, Julian Alvarez, Joaquin Correa, Angel Correa, Lautaro Martinez
After the conclusion of the friendlies against Honduras and Jamaica, La Albiceleste will subsequent be in motion on the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
Argentina have been drawn in Group C alongside Poland, Mexico and Saudi Arabia. The primary-ever winter FIFA World Cup kicks off on November 21, with the ultimate set to be held on December 18.