While the PSG fans chanted the name of the greatest player in the history of soccer, Messi smiled while standing on the ground, looking transfixed. The fans chanted the name of Messi before the 4-2 win of the club against Strasbourg. At the home stadium of the club, before kickoff, the latest signing of the club was presented to 49,000 fans. The latest signing of PSG joined their other 4 recruits at the stadium. Lionel was not part of the playing eleven in that game.
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In the halftime, Paris Saint Germain was three goals up. But Strasbourg scored 2 goals back after halftime. However, a red card late in the match created enormous pressure on Strasbourg. After 3 minutes, Icardi scored a goal. Kylian Mbappe was quick to follow Icardi but his shot got heavily deflected and ended up being an own-goal. A deflected cross of Mbappe allowed Julian Draxler, midfielder, Germany to score one more goal inside 30 minutes. Kevin Gameiro, former forward of PSG scored one goal for Strasbourg in the 53rd minute.
In the 2nd half, Ludovic Ajorque, an imposing striker headed past the PSG goalkeeper to make it 3-2. After that, the home crowd riled up to their feet. But after Alexander Djiku, defender of Strasbourg got sent off by the referee in the 82nd minute. The fourth goal of the home club was scored by Pablo Sarabia, winger, PSG after he received a beautiful assist from Mbappe. Alongside his former and new teammate Neymar, Messi was watching from the stadium stands. In 2015, Neymar won the UCL Champions League with Lionel Messi at football club Barcelona. Let’s see how those two get along in PSG.