Sports 360- praised Thierry Henry, superstar Barcelona Previous, with the legendary reception that accompanied the first participation of his friend Lionel Messi in French league with his new team Paris Saint Germain.
Messi took part for the first time in the Paris shirt in the match hosted by Stade Reims, which ended with the City of Lights victory with a clean double scored by Kylian Mbappe.
Messi replaced Neymar in the 66th minute of the game, and his entrance into the stadium witnessed the applause from the fans of the two teams to greet the legend Messi in his first game in the French league.
Henry: Everyone cheered for Messi
Henry, who was watching the game from the stadium, said in statements sent by him: Catalan newspaper SportWhen Messi entered the stadium, all the fans chanted his name. The last time I saw something similar was with Iniesta.
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Henry continued: “He’s a humble player, but when you give him the ball, it’s the opposite.” And the French legend added: “Luckily I have pictures that prove I played with him.”
Followers of the encounter had spotted the two stars together after the match in a commemorative photo that will remain among the many photos documenting Messi’s first appearance with Paris Saint-Germain.
Messi with Thierry Henry after the match pic.twitter.com/7tBeyVo9sq
— TM (@TotaILeoMessi) August 29, 2021
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