Only three goals were scored in the Champions League by Argentina.
Paris- Lionel Messi scored his first goal in Ligue 1 and Kylian Mbappé also scored. Paris Saint-Germain defeated Nantes by 3-1 on Saturday.
In the first season after leaving Barcelona, Messi scored 3 goals for his new team in the Champions League, but did not play on the net in 5 Ligue 1 games.
Mbappe gave Messi a pass at the end the counterattack in the second half of the 87th minute. This was the last data to be added to the scoreboard. After receiving the ball, Messi quickly advanced to the edge the penalty area and dodged a defender before executing a classic left footed shot which defeated Alban Lafon.
Before the UEFA Champions League visit to Manchester City on Wednesday, Paris Saint-Germain coach Mauricio Pochettino started his three stars Mbappé, Messi and Neymar.
The nine-time champion team was able to maintain its unbeaten home record in front of the enthusiastic crowds at Parc des Princes. Rennes was 12 points ahead of Rennes, who defeated Montpellier 2-0 to finish in second place.
The match lasted just two minutes. PSG led with Mbappe’s goal, their seventh goal of this season.
The locals took advantage of the mistake of the Argentine Leandro Paredes and Mbappé sent it to the Internet. According to the sports analysis company Opta, this is Paris Saint-Germain’s fastest goal since May 2017 and the fastest goal in Mbappé’s career.
Half an hour ago, Nantes goalkeeper Mbappé made a low shot and Neymar saved a shot. He made an extraordinary save when he blocked Messi’s shot at 38.
Paris Saint-Germain held the ball in complete control and nearly increased the score within 18 minutes. However, after Neymar’s cross Lafon’s steady hands prevented Messi from scoring.
The second half saw Nantes continue to attack. Paris Saint-Germain was left with just 10 players and only 65 points. Kyler Navas, Costa Rica’s goalkeeper, fouled Ludovicblas who was only moving towards the goal from outside the penalty box. He received a red card.
Nantes was determined to equalize and passed Randalkolo Muani in the final minute. Sergio Rico was unable to stop his header, but he cleverly completed it to make the rebound possible.
Nantes’ Dennis Appia tried to intercept Messi’s pass before the Argentine opened an account in the French League and defeated his own goal.