It started badly for PSG

With Lionel Messi at kick-off, but an absent Neymar and an injured Kylian Mbappé, PSG took only one point in Bruges (1-1), Wednesday night, in the Champions League.

Debut in the Champions League, a first tenure for Lionel Messi, but doubts and even a little worry around Kylian Mbappé, injured in an ankle. the PSG did not start its European campaign well by taking only one point on the ground of Club Bruges (1-1), Wednesday evening, two weeks before a shock against Manchester City at the Parc des Princes.

With “La Pulga” finally in the eleven, Mauricio Pochettino was clearly missed in the approach of this meeting, asking his left-handed compatriot to play on the right. Messi touched his balls way too off-center, Neymar lost theirs early in the match and the Jupiler Pro League champions gained confidence. To the point of putting the Parisians in great difficulty.

Hakimi takes the water

And Ander Herrera opened the scoring on a service from Mbappé (15th), the Bruges residents ignited the meeting. Hans Vanaken, found by his left side Eduard Sobol, equalized (27th). And Keylor Navas saved his people a few times while the Parisian defense suffered, Achraf Hakimi taking the broth in front of the opposing number 10, Noa Lang.

The second period started badly with the exit on injury of Mbappé (51st), already injured in an ankle before the break. And the Parisians waited until the end of the meeting, with in particular the entry of Nuno Mendes on the left, to try to snatch the victory. But Messi (79th) or Mauro Icardi (81st) missed the target. Regardless of the result, this superstars PSG is not there yet.

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