Lionel Messi set To bid a bittersweet farewell to Paris Saint-Germain in epic Fashion, honoring the field one last time against Clermont this Saturday, as confirmed by him coach Christophe Galtier on Thursday.
messi, who He has 21 goals and 20 assists for Paris Saint-Germain in everyone competitions This season he moved to the French capital from Barcelona in 2021 on two-year a contract.
35-year-old, who He led Argentina to the World Cup title in Qatar and also proud a record seven Ballon d’Or awards, won French league title in 2021-22 and 2022-23 seasons with Paris Saint-Germain as well as the French Super Cup in July 2022.
“I had the privilege of coaching the best player in the history of football. This will be him last match In the Parc des Princes, I hope for the warmest reception of Welcomes ” on Thursday.
French last month media You mentioned that Messi was suspended for Two weeks after an unauthorized trip to Saudi Arabia when he was supposed to train with for him team After defeating them 3-1 at home Lorient in the league.
Messi future At PSG it was the subject of a lot of speculation lately, with Source close to Argentina captain For Reuters he received an official offer to join Saudi club Crescent moon next season.
He has also been linked in the media with a move back to boyhood club Barcelona , with Major League Soccer club Inter Miami also described as possible destination.
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Messi last game for PSG is unlikely to be a joyful affair, with Galtier saying that their title celebrations will be elaborated on ice with The distraught band’s thoughts were occupied with they for goalkeeper Sergio Rico.
Rico co in Riding accident while participating in annual pilgrimage in Southern Spain, the day after the conclusion of Paris Saint-Germain up the address with one game To save after a 1-1 draw with Racing Strasbourg.
It was Rico in Intensive care after a serious accident caused by a mule and horse cart hit him”, his family He said in late statement on Sunday. The Spanish newspaper Marca reported that Rico was riding a horse himself.
“There will be no celebrations, it’s been a very difficult week. We’re all very impressed because we came away from winning the French title.” on Saturday to get up up in more From a little pain on “Sunday morning,” Galtier told reporters. of Paris Saint-Germain final league game of the chapter.
“We’ve all been affected, and we’re trying best We can take our minds off Through the courses…we are very united in send out a lot of Positive vibes and energy for Sergio, his mother, wife and loved ones.”