Currently, all attention is on PSG when in just a few hours, the rich Frenchman will announce the biggest contract of the summer 2021, Lionel Messi. It is expected that the Argentine player will sign a two-year contract with the option to extend for another year. At PSG, El Pulga will also receive a salary of 35 million euros/season excluding bonuses.
On this coming Saturday, PSG will have a welcome to Strasbourg in the second round of Ligue 1. As a rookie who has just moved to a new team, it is very likely that Messi will only attend and watch his new teammates play. .
PSG is about to announce the blockbuster Messi
The summer blockbuster of the Paris team has played since the Copa America final on 11/7. Therefore, it is almost impossible to have enough fitness to play immediately.
Some sources in France said that Messi will have about 2 weeks to practice and regain the feeling of the ball. At the same time, it is also the time for PSG’s rookie of the century to get acquainted and catch up with his new teammates.
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It is expected that in the next two rounds of Ligue 1, PSG will march to Brest’s field on August 20 and Reims 9 days later (August 29). It is very likely that the Argentine superstar will make his debut in the match against Reims.
Auguste Delaune is the mecca of this team and it is also the honor of the Ligue 1 team to have the opportunity to witness the pitch of the Argentine legend. Accordingly, after joining PSG, Messi’s schedule is extremely dense. Returning from France, El Pulga will continue to focus with Argentina to attend the matches in the 2022 World Cup qualifiers.
Is Ligue 1 with Messi tougher than La Liga?
After the end of this campaign, the 34-year-old superstar will join PSG to attend the matches in the Champions League group stage, which is expected to start from September 14. Interspersed are matches in Ligue 1 and the French National Cup.
Joining PSG will be a new challenge for Messi when the defenders in the highest French league are given a tough and rough play. With the possession of technical play, Messi becoming the target of defenders is not too strange.