Lionel messi was not part of the general training this Thursday in the Paris Saint-Germain, But coach Mauricio Pochettino did not rule him out for the next league match against Lille: “Today he presented himself with a small muscle ailment and we decided that he should work differently. Tomorrow we will evaluate him and see if he can be against Lille.”
The one who if the next game is lost is Kylian Mbappé, Sergio Ramos, Ángel Di María and Leandro Paredes, among others. The star striker suffers from an infection in the throat and nasal cavities, he will be withdrawn for the match of the twelfth date of Ligue 1 against Lille on Friday, his club announced on Thursday.
His return to training is scheduled for “early next week” before the Champions League game against Leipzig in Germany on Wednesday.
In addition, the Argentine coach of the Parisian club left the following concepts in his conference:
– “Neymar is a very talented player, one of the best in the world. We try to give him the tools to enjoy football.”
– “My job is to train, make the best decisions and try to obtain the best results. We go first in the League, first in the Champions League, but in the end nothing reaches, because this is the way this club is, you have to win and try to play better. forever.”
– “Leo Messi is a player who can play in any position. He is the best player in the world. He can go extreme and take what Kylian will leave free, or play further behind, as a point guard as he sometimes does with Argentina.”