Leo Messi in a warming with the PSG


Leo Messi is still injured and is a doubt for PSG-City

Published:24/09/2021 - 16:02h

Updated:24/09/2021 - 16:02h

Leo Messi is still injured and Paris Saint-Germain has confirmed that he will not be evaluated again until Sunday. Depending on his evolution he may or may not play against Manchester City in what will be the great game of the Champions League group day

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"Leo Messi has restarted today the career according to the protocol of valid treatment. The Sunday will do a new point according to the evolution". East has been the new medical communiqué of Paris Saint-Germain on the physical state of Leo Messi. With this brief writing, the Parisians left clear that the Argentinian will not recover to time to play this weekend the duel against the Montpellier.

The PSG confronts this Saturday to the south picture of France and the one of Rosario will not be not even in the bench. It fits to remember that the now '30' already lost the party of Tie 1 of this day intersemanal against the Metz by fault of this injury. The ex of the FC Barcelona suffered a hit against the Olympique of Lyon the past weekend that caused him "a contusión osseous in the left knee".

Mauricio Pochettino decided to substitute to the 'crack' after this incident does something less than a week, but then did not think that it went at all important. However, the one of this Saturday will be the second consecutive crash that lose the star rosarina, by what it will be necessary to follow closely his evolution. The Sunday will make him new proofs as they informed the French, by what then will see if it will be able to or not returning next week.

The Argentinian trainer referred in press conference to the state of Messi and ensured that it expects to have him available for the partidazo against the City of this next Tuesday. "Leo has begun to run today, expect that the evolution was good. The Sunday will see his situation. We expect that it can arrive to the Tuesday against the Manchester City, but it is necessary to be wary with his evolution, but are optimistic that it can arrive", stood out.

The PSG plays it to him against the City

It will be necessary to see how evolves of this injury the international albiceleste, that to good safe will want to be in the duel in front of the City inside some days. The Parisians are forced to win to the ones of Pep Guardiola after beginning empatando the phase of groups of the Champions League in front of the Witches. In case of not winning to the English, the Leipzig, that aims to be the third in discord of this 'group of the death', could put by in front of the PSG if it wins to the Witches.

Although with Neymar Jr and Kylian Mbappé in the forward Paris Saint-Germain has quality and sufficient danger as to win to any one, in front of a rival of the entity of the ones of Manchester will do lacking all the 'galactic'. Messi could be the one who decant the scales in favour of his team and therefore Pochettino has left so clear that looks forward to to have he of face to this big European night.

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