Lionel Messi sends out BLEAK message ahead of PSG farewell game
Lionel Messi PSG Farewell tonight, Paris Saint Germain star sends out message ahead of his final game in Ligue 1 before touted Al Hilal move
Lionel Messi PSG Farewell: With backup goalkeeper Sergio Rico still receiving treatment in a Spanish hospital, Lionel Messi will say goodbye to Paris Saint-Germain in a sombre championship celebration on Saturday night. The Argentine superstar’s final encounter at the Parc des Princes puts an end to a two-year loveless union in which his supporters have booed and jeered him. Despite everything, Lionel Messi delivers a sincere message in front of his speculated transfer to Al Hilal.
“I am happy to have been able to represent PSG — I really enjoyed playing on this team and with such good players”, Lionel Messi told ESPN.
“I want to thank the club for a wonderful experience in Paris”.
“Thanks to the club, the city of Paris and its residents for these two years and I wish them the best in the future”
Lionel Messi, who moved to PSG in 2021 after leaving Barcelona. Amid heavy speculation about where he’s heading next, the Argentina captain has said goodbye to the Parisian club. His first season in the French capital was underwhelming, but in the 2022-23 campaign, which saw him lift the World Cup trophy at long last, he has notched an impressive 21 goals and 20 assists in all competitions.
The World Cup winner is reportedly close to signing a contract with Saudi Pro League team Al-Hilal, which has increased speculation over Messi’s future club. After fending off interest from teams like Inter Miami and Barcelona, the club hopes to announce the deal in the coming days.