The Rosario Lionel Messi was confirmed as a starter in the Paris Saint Germain formation in his Champions League debut against Bruges of Belgium. It will be from 16, as a visitor, by group A. ESPN broadcasts.
The Santa Fe coach Mauricio Pochettino will have the following team: Keylor Navas; Achraf Hakimi, Presnel Kimpembe, Marquinhos and Diallo; Georginio Wijnaldum, Leandro Paredes and Anderlecht Herrera; Messi, Kylian Mbappé and Neymar.
Messi will have his reunion with the top European club competition, but without the Barcelona shirt of Spain, where he scored 120 goals. He is the second top scorer behind the Portuguese Cristiano Ronaldo (136).
“Lio” scored three goals with the National Team against Bolivia, for the South American Qualifiers, and this will be his second official match with the shirt of his new club.