PSG delays Messi’s debut as Ligue 1 omits Argentine Star from Brest Match.
Written by crest887fm on August 21, 2021
Lionel Messi has to wait for his much-anticipated debut for Paris St-Germain after being left out for Friday’s Ligue 1 game at Brest.
The six-time Ballon d’Or winner, 34, joined PSG on a free transfer last week after leaving Barcelona because of their financial difficulties.
He is yet to play a game since winning the Copa America with Argentina but is in full training with PSG.
Forward Neymar and defender Sergio Ramos missed out the game as well.
Boss Mauricio Pochettino said Messi had settled in well and there was a good atmosphere in the squad.
The ex-Tottenham manager Also played down rumours that France forward Kylian Mbappe will join Real Madrid this summer.