During a press conference this Friday, Christophe Galtier mentioned the case of Lionel Messi, suspended for two weeks by PSG after a trip to Saudi Arabia.
The past few days have been hectic for Lionel Messi. After the defeat of Paris Saint-Germain against Lorient (1-3) on April 30, the Argentinian icon offered himself a trip to Saudi Arabia, as part of his partnership with the Arab country. Yes, but here it is, “La Pulga” traveled without the authorization of its management, which decided to sanction its 2022 world champion.
Suspended for two weeks by the Parisian leaders, the Argentinian finally returned to PSG training last Monday, a week early. Beforehand, the seven-time Ballon d’Or have issued a public apology, via a video posted on his social networks last Friday.
“He is very motivated to play”
Invited to a press conference this Friday, on the eve of facing Ajaccio as part of the 35th day of Ligue 1, Christophe Galtier returned to the reinstatement of the former Barcelonan. “Obviously I spoke with Leo as soon as he got back. To see what state of mind he is in. I found it very serene.” confided the Parisian coach.
And Galtier to announce the tenure of his number 30 against the Corsicans, Saturday (9 p.m.) at the Parc des Princes. “He is very motivated to play, very determined to win yet another title. Yes, Leo will start tomorrow”thus released the former technician of OGC Nice, who could align the native of Rosario alongside Kylian Mbappé and Hugo Ekitike. “Reflection exists (on a three-way attack), he indicated. We worked on two animations, including one where there could be three attackers. »