The World Cup is less than a week away. However, even at this time, the world’s best three stars had to enter the field in a tough fight of club football. Lionel Messi, Neymar and Kylian Mbappe. Lionel Scaloni, Tite and Didier Deschamps must have sat in prayer as the top three took the field against Auxerre. Because, a sudden injury at this time can end the World Cup of any star.
Finally, Messi-Neymar played the last match for the club before the World Cup. However, PSG did a goal celebration against Auxerre. They left the field with a 5-0 win.
PSG coach Christophe Galtier made it clear twenty-four hours before the match that he will field a full-strength team at home against Auxerre in the French league on Sunday. He arranged the team with Messi, Neymar and Mbappe in front.
Mbappe scored from a pass by Tabarez Mendes within 11 minutes of the match to show that he is fully ready to blossom in the World Cup. After scoring the goal, the French star jumped into the lap of his teammate in the legendary Pele pose. Despite the dominance, the PSG footballers could not increase the gap in the first half.
Carlos Soler made it 2-0 within six minutes (51 minutes) of the second half. Ashraf Hakimi gave PSG a 3-0 lead in the 57th minute.
After that, Galtier picked up Messi and Neymar in the 75th minute. The coaches and fans of Argentina and Brazil are not disappointed even though the two stars did not score. They are not goals, they wanted their stars not to get injured in the last match before the World Cup. Renato Sanchez scored in the 81st minute. Hugo made Ekiti 5-0 six minutes before the end of the match.
Messi is expected to arrive in Abu Dhabi late Sunday night or Monday to join Argentina’s World Cup team. Neymar will go to Turin to prepare.