Messi takes his first blow!Wearing the number 10 shirt and getting knocked out and a penalty kick

2022-08-06 0 By

Lionel Messi suffered his first major blow after Paris Saint-Germain were knocked out of the French Cup, according to the Argentine newspaper Ole in its latest report.Messi wore the no. 10 shirt for the French Cup quarter-final against Nice, in line with French Cup regulations (starting players must wear numbers 1 to 11), instead of wearing the no. 30 shirt.But he and Paris were unlucky, as the game ended 0-0 after 90 minutes and Paris were eliminated on penalties, with Messi hitting the first penalty but to no avail.Messi, who is not on Argentina’s international team, made his first start of the year against Nice.Le Ole said that, as the giants of Ligue 1, Greater Paris should win all domestic competitions.They are 11 points clear in Ligue 1 and the French Cup is another big target, but their early exit has caused a lot of noise.It is worth mentioning that of the eight teams in the last eight of the French Cup, four are from France b.Although greater Paris is full of stars, but their level of play.In many games, Paris has relied on individual players to cover up collective underperformance, and this time, the stars did not shine individually.With two weeks to go before Paris face Real Madrid in the Champions League quarter-finals, Pochettino’s men will need to get their act together.