It is a fact that Lionel messi He will be a Paris Saint-Germain player from the 2021-2022 season, the Argentine star said goodbye to his time of more than 20 years at FC Barcelona to embark on a new adventure in the French team.
The six-time Ballon d’Or winner will sign a two-year contract with the option to extend it one more in exchange for 35 million euros per year, according to reports from the journalist Fabrizio Romano.
It will be this Wednesday at 11:00 am Paris time that the Parisian institution will hold the press conference to present the historic Argentine footballer.
With the arrival of Lionel messi to Ligue 1, we remember the times that the captain of the Albiceleste team has marked French teams during his time as culé, in official matches in international tournaments that for obvious reasons, has only been possible in the Champions League.
According to information from the UEFA, Lionel messi It has seen activity in 16 games against French teams, exclusively in the Champions League with a total of 1,332 minutes played and a total of 11 goals, that is, it averages one goal every 121 minutes of participation.
Of those 16 commitments, they are only divided between two French teams, the Paris Saint-Germain and the Olympique de Lyon, against the Parisian team he played 10 games for a total of 794 minutes and scored six times.
While, before the Olympique de Lyon He played six games for a total of 538 minutes and scored five goals.
Of the 123 goals by Lionel messi in the Champions League, 11 goals have been in 16 matches against French teams, two of their 43 victims in that competition, were against Lyon and PSG.
This information can be verified through the portal specialized in transfers and statistics, Transfermarkt.