[WATCH] Lionel Messi ‘REFUSED TO APPLAUD’ for PSG followers after his objective helped them win the Ligue 1 title
In opposition to Strasbourg on Saturday night time, Lionel Messi scored the sport’s first objective with a superb end after Kylian Mbappe made an ideal inside move to him.
On account of scoring his 496th objective within the prime 5 European leagues, the Argentinian legend handed longtime rival Cristiano Ronaldo.
Kevin Gameiro, a former PSG striker, gave Strasbourg the benefit, however Christophe Galtier’s crew nonetheless received the championship with one recreation remaining due to the purpose.
Along with their visiting supporters, the Parisians celebrated their second straight title victory. Whereas the PSG followers had been being applauded by many, a video of Messi as an alternative confirmed him scratching his head and inserting his fingers on his head.
The seven-time Ballon d’Or winner was fully adored at Barcelona, however some PSG supporters have booed and whistled him.
It occurred most lately, regardless of a video apology, when he rejoined the crew to play Ajaccio after being suspended for travelling to Saudi Arabia with out permission.
After PSG’s match in opposition to Clermont Foot on Saturday, Messi will obtain his forty third profession trophy, making him joint-most embellished participant in soccer historical past with former colleague Dani Alves.
Though his contract at PSG expires on June 30, it’s anticipated that he’ll depart the membership quickly, in keeping with switch specialist Fabrizio Romano.
He has often been linked to a return to Barcelona, who’re presently determining find out how to pay the outrageous worth of the contract throughout the constraints imposed by La Liga.