The Argentine still dreams of lifting the Champions League trophy with the Parisian team and aims for a good campaign in Qatar.
Messi lifts the Cup of the Final, won with Argentina’s victory over Italy
Considered one of the best players of all time, Lionel Messi is turning 35 this Friday, the 24th. Honored by Paris Saint-Germainwho published videos and photos of the Argentine on social media, the striker still has a mission to accomplish in France: play well and lead the team to the title of Champions League. In his first season at Parc des Princes, the ace was unable to repeat the performance displayed throughout his career at the barcelona, recording just 34 matches, with 11 goals and 15 assists. The star, it is true, became champion of the Frenchbut it was far from winning the “Ear” alongside Neymar and Kylian Mbappe. On holiday with his family, he hopes to get back to the top level quickly to live up to expectations in his final year of contract with the Parisians – his current contract runs until June 2023.
Lionel Messi, on the other hand, is also “blowing out candles” with a good dose of satisfaction and accomplishment. A year ago, the striker was celebrating his birthday in the midst of the America’s Cupwhich would become his first title with the main team of Argentina. Since then, the ace won another cup, that of very final, obtained with a significant victory over Italy last month. With the good phase of the Albiceleste, which has not lost for 33 matches, “ET” also completes 35 years envisioning the conquest of the Qatar World Cup, which takes place at the end of 2022 and should be the player’s last World Cup. A title in the Middle East would make Messi, owner of seven Golden Ballsended his career in football with all the important cups in the sport.
Célébrons l’anniversaire de 𝓛𝓲𝓸𝓷𝓮𝓵 𝓜𝓮𝓼𝓼𝓲 ❤️💙
A message for Leo ? 🤩💬 pic.twitter.com/D6S7OJA86y
— Paris Saint-Germain (@PSG_inside) June 24, 2022