Present at a press conference this Friday, Christophe Galtier was questioned about the state of health of Lionel Mesi. Hit in the thigh during the round of 16 of the Coupe de France against Olympique de Marseille (2-1), the star of Paris Saint-Germain is forfeited for the trip to Monaco this Saturday. However, he should apply for a place in the group for the clash against Bayern Munich in the Champions League.
This is the big tile for the PSG. After losing Kylian Mbappé for a minimum of three weeks, another star of the attacking trio is joining the infirmary with Lionel Messi. Hit in the hamstrings, the sevenfold Ballon d’Or worries, while the big European meeting against the Bayern Munich fast approaching.
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“Going to Monaco without Leo is always annoying”
The state of health of Lionel Messi was inevitably the first subject mentioned this Friday, during the press conference of Christophe Galtier. “ We know the importance of Leo in our game “explained the coach of the PSG, regarding the Ligue 1 match againstAS Monaco. ” With his absence, we will have to play in a different way to have a more solid, more compact team structure, to use each other. Obviously going to Monaco without Leo is always annoying “.
“He will return to training on Monday, he is not uncertain for Bayern”
Conversely to a Kylian Mbappe who will still have to wait, Lionel Messi could however be there on Tuesday in the Champions League against Bayern Munich, since he will resume training the day before. “ Leo felt muscle fatigue, he will resume training on Monday. He is not uncertain for Bayern “Assured Christophe Galtier, who could therefore align an attack formed by Messi And Neymar, even if Hugo Ekitike remains a possibility.