MEETING FOR XAVI'S BIRTHDAY
Leo Messi is in Barcelona! The Argentine dined with several of his former teammates
Published:25/01/2022 - 01:40h
Updated:25/01/2022 - 07:38h
Lionel Messi has taken advantage of the national team break to meet with some of his former teammates from FC Barcelona in a restaurant in the city. The Argentine traveled to join the celebration for Xavi Hernández's birthday
The stop of selections allows to several players take a few free days, and Leo Messi has not lost the opportunity to return to Barcelona and share with his excompañeros of the FC Barcelona. The Argentinian decided not travelling for the parties of his selection in front of Chile and Colombia, after consummating his classification to the World-wide of Catar 2022 in November.
In the night of the Monday, Messi gathered with Sergio Busquets and Jordi Alba to celebrate the birthday of the míster culé, Xavi Hernández, the one who fulfils 42 years this Tuesday 25 January. The forward of the Paris Saint-Germain had said that will take advantage of these days to recover physically of the sequelas of the COVID, virus that prevented him play during the first three weeks of the year.
Recently the Sunday, Lionel returned to the field of the Park of The Princes in the goleada of the PSG in front of the Stade of Reims (4-0). The one of Rosario ingresó in the minute 63 in place of his compatriot Ángel Gave María and assisted to Marco Verratti four minutes later to put the 3-0 transitory, being the second goal of the Italian in the day. Sergio Bouquets and Danilo Pereira completed the goleada.
Messi did not see action from 22 December, in the tie in front of the FC Lorient (1-1). This day, the '30' played the 90 minutes in a party that the PSG was about to to lose. Mauro Icardi empató in the minute 90+1, saving of the defeat to the directed by Mauritius Pochettino just before Navidad. During the festivities, Messi infected of COVID in Argentina.
The turn of Messi, a possibility
After conocerce the meeting of Leo with his excompañeros, inevitably the social networks flooded of rumours on the possible return of the best player of the world to Catalonia. His problems of adaptation in Paris and the presence of Xavi in the bench culé would be the perfect excuse for the return of the Argentinian, to the one who Dani Alves invited to return does some days. Nevertheless, the ex '10' of the Barça has agreement with the PSG until 2024, but dream does not cost at all.