Lionel Messi scored a brace as Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) hammered Montpellier 4-0 of their penultimate Ligue 1 sport of the season. In addition they ended a run of three consecutive attracts with their win on Might 14.
The Argentine celebrity scored twice within the first 20 minutes of the conflict at Mosson Stadium. A deflected Angel Di Maria strike and a Kylian Mbappe penalty then rounded off a simple evening’s work for the Parisians.
The 34-year-old ahead has endured a troublesome debut marketing campaign on the Parc Des Princes since his transfer from Barcelona final summer season. He took his aim tally to 6 in 25 video games following his double towards the mid-table aspect.
One other participant who has not had the best time since arriving within the French capital final summer season is Sergio Ramos. He has struggled immensely as a result of accidents all through the marketing campaign. The Actual Madrid icon has made solely 12 appearances throughout all competitions this time period.
Ramos and Messi have been famously fierce rivals throughout their time at Actual Madrid and Barcelona respectively. They shared and fought on the sphere in numerous El Clasico clashes.
Nevertheless, following the Argentine’s aim celebrations in his aspect’s newest victory, ESPN posted an image of the legendary duo embracing. This led followers on Twitter to touch upon the unlikely pairing’s relationship. Listed here are a few of their reactions:
Ronaldinho critcises PSG followers for therapy of Messi and Neymar
Former Ballon d’Or winner and PSG nice Ronaldinho has criticized Parisian followers for jeering Messi and Neymar.
The attacking duo have been booed after Mauricio Pochettino’s males have been dumped out of the Champions League by Actual Madrid within the Spherical of 16.
“I do not perceive as a result of there are all the good gamers. You wish to change the whole lot? What do you wish to have, the worst gamers on the earth? We now have to attend for them to grasp this new way of life and enjoying soccer. The remainder will come slowly. This adaptation is regular, to do issues properly.”
“(Neymar) is among the greatest gamers on the earth. He is had a number of accidents this yr. When he is at 100 per cent, he is a extremely particular participant for this group. Neymar, (Angel) Di Maria, Messi… the best gamers are collectively. In case you’re not pleased with that, who’re you going to play with?”