FIFA Reacts After Lionel Messi Nets An Opening Goal For PSG In Convincing 4-2 Home League Victory
The World football governing body popularly known as FIFA has reacted after Argentine talisman and forward enigma, Lionel Messi scored an opening goal in Paris Saint Germain’s remarkable four goals to two victory.
The Christophe Galtier’s side played their 26th league game of the season at home against Nantes at the Parc Des Princes with Lionel Messi netting the first goal of the night to take his club career goals contributions to 1,000 in just 840 matches (701 Goals, 299 Assists).
The 35 year old this season has now scored a total of 30 goals and provided 20 assists in his 38 games played so far for the Parisien across all competitions.
A stunning goal from Lionel Messi and an own-goal from Jaouen Hadjam gave the host a double lead before Ludovic Blas and Ignatius Ganago put the visitor back into the game to make it two all draw going into the half time break.
Danilo Pereira and Kylian Mbappe were able to make the difference for the host in the second half as they both got on the score sheet to make it four goals to two which was also the final scoreline at full time.
After the game, FIFA reacted to Lionel Messi opening goal of the night with a post their verified Twitter handle with the caption indicating that who else could have got the lead for the Parisien if not ‘The Best’ in the world.
He will then be more optimistic to maintain the standard for his team in their next game as they continue their pursuit in the title-defence campaign.
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