Messi, the hero of PSG’s victory against Montpelellier

Despite having a team that overflows with starsPSG continues to show irregularity and that fragility that always played against him in highlights of the seasonsomething that prevents it from exploding.

So far in 2023, when it seems that the Parisian team starts the machine, comes a relapse in matches in which he should be able to bring out his entire hierarchy. Yes ok comes from winning 7-0 For the French Cup against Pays de Cassel, Galtier’s team needed to give another face in the local tournament. To turn the page of narrow defeats against Rennes and the draw in one against Reims in the last two days of Ligue 1, Christophe Galtier’s team was reunited with victory and he took off a little more from Olympique de Marseille, his immediate pursuer.

In their visit to Montpellier it was a 3-1 victory for the Parisians in a game that had absolutely everything and that Despite the three points, he also set off the alarms for one of its stars, kylian mbappe. In just 21 minutes, Mbappé went from hero to villain in the blink of an eye, and as if that were not enough, he had to leave the field of play due to injury. After seven minutes, Jeremie Pignard, referee of the match, whistled Penalty in favor of Messi’s teamwhich took charge of the seven brave and Failed in the presence of Benjamín Lecomte that stopped his cross shot. Despite the goalkeeper’s celebration for stopping Kiki’s shot from twelve steps, VAR reduces repeat execution since the Montpellier goalkeeper had none of his feet on the line when it came to saving the penalty. Mbappé took responsibility again and in this case his shot hit the post and before the rebound he deflected his shot over the crossbar, giving signs that it was not the night of the world champion with France in Russia 2018.

As if that had been little, After 20 minutes, the striker had to leave the field of play due to an injury. After feeling discomfort in his left leg, one of the team’s scorers was treated and left his place, setting off alarm bells at PSG, especially considering that The duel for the Champions League against Bayern Munich is coming. In his place, Hugo Ekitike entered, who would later have weight on the scoreboard.

The best player in the world took action

Putting the team on his shoulder, Messi made it 1-0 for PSG with a nice definition about the humanity of the local goalkeeper. Celebration that faded after the line raises the flag for rosarino offside. Thus the first erratic 45 minutes for PSG ended with the result in silence. When it seemed that another wrong night was brought for the Galtier team, Fabián Ruiz Peña appeared to break zero and give the capital team an important break.

With a result that made it short for PSG appeared the “30”. Stepping on the last 20 minutes, the world champion looked for space in the area, received the ball in a reduced space and before the goalkeeper’s bilge defined crossed, true to his elegance, letting the ball touch the red slowly and thus sealing the 2-0 for his team. Then In the amateur time, Ekitike appeared to put definitive figures on it. to the party in the 3-1 win against Montpellier. With these three points PSG remains the sole leader of Ligue 1 with 51 unitstaking off from their pursuers, Olympique de Marseille and Lens with 46 and 45 points respectively.

Lionel Messi with the family: the heat of Rosario to the winter of Paris and the snow of the Alps

As for Lionel’s numbers, with this new holy cry, Messi reaches his goal number 25 with the PSG shirt, in addition to showing his excellent reality in the face of one of the most decisive games of the season for the Parisian team. In the endless search to appear in the foreground of European football, PSG will be seeing their faces on Tuesday, February 14, against the next Bayern Munich for the first match corresponding to the round of 16 of the Champions League.


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