Messi got the first goal for PSG. That, too, is on the stage of the Champions League. His team also won. PSG beat former Manchester City 2-0 at home in Park The Princess. Idrisa Gayi scored the rest of the goals for the team.
Messi left Barcelona after a 21-year relationship. After joining PSG, he played three matches before the City match. The Argentine star could not score or score anything. After that, he could not play two games of League One due to injury.
The frustration was growing. But the Argentine star pushed everything away with a great goal in a great understanding with Mbabane.
City held PSG at the beginning of the match. But after five minutes, PSG gave up. They even got a goal in the eighth minute. In the attack from the right side, Ashraf Hakimi’s pass was cut back by MBAP. Neymar could not put his foot correctly because of the gap. Gayle got the ball near the penalty spot and found the address with a strong shot.
The City’s luck did not help twice in the 26th minute. Rahim Sterling headed in Kevin de Bruyne’s cross. It takes a crossbar. Bernardo Silver also hit the crossbar on the return. PSG didn’t get a goal even though they got a few more chances before the break.
After the break, City increased the edge of the attack. But the goal was not seen. In the 54th minute, PSG goalkeeper Donarumma stood in front of Kevin de Bruyne. Mahendrakshan came in the 64th minute. Messi got the goal.
Messi scored his debut goal for PSG with a great shot. He passed Mbabane in the D-box, avoiding defender Emery Laporte. The French star returned the ball to Messi, who was standing outside the box. This is his 121st goal in the Champions League.
PSG are top of Group A of the Champions League with four points from two matches. Club Brugge, who beat Leipzig 2-1 in another match, is in second place with 4 points. The City is at number three with 3 points. Leipzig has not received any issues yet.