Asked about the next arrival of Lionel Messi at PSG, Frédéric Antonetti, the coach of FC Metz, has a strong opinion on the question.
The whole of Ligue 1 is in full swing: the PSG is about to afford Lionel Messi, the six-fold Ballon d’Or being expected in the French capital in the coming days in order to sign a contract for two seasons (plus one optional). If the players in the French championship are impatiently waiting to meet the legendary 34-year-old player, Frédéric antonetti is disappointed
The coach of FC Metz would have preferred to see the Argentinian genius end his career at FC Barcelona… « Lionel Messi in Ligue 1, it’s extraordinary, of course. The second thing is that, For a football purist like me, Messi must end his career in Barcelona. For me, Messi is Barcelona, but that was before. Great players who play in a big club must finish (in their club)… “, Launched the coach of the Garnets after the draw of his team against Losc (3-3), Sunday afternoon.
« Soccer purist “And nostalgic for football before, Corsica rightly felt that PSG was not the best team in Ligue 1 last April. ” I found Raï and Valdo’s team healthier. There are attitudes that bother me “, He added, believing that the PSG of Zlatan Ibrahimovic was stronger. But what about the next PSG of Kylian Mbappé, Neymar, Sergio Ramos and Lionel Messi?
?️? “For a football purist like me, Messi must end his career at Barcelona. Messi is Barcelona!”
Are all L1 coaches enthusiastic about Messi’s arrival? No ! The irreducible is called Fred Antonetti, “football purist”. pic.twitter.com/MFuVwF98Uz
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