Ex-Barca player explains how Messi is having a successful second spell at PSG

Lionel Messi is thriving in his second season at PSG.

The 35-year-old forward ended his 17-year spell with Barcelona in the summer of 2021 and secured a free transfer to Ligue 1 giants PSG.

He penned a two-year deal with the French champions and the club is planning to offer him a two-year extension.

In the 2022/23 campaign, the Argentine has bagged 12 goals and 14 assists in 19 games across all competitions.

Former Barca player Cesc Fabregas explains how Messi has been successful in his second spell at Paris.

“Before coming to Paris, Lionel had known only one and only one club,” Fabregas said. “He has always been very attached to Barcelona, ​​to Barça, and his whole family had to leave his cocoon overnight when he was very happy there; his children were in school there and he had planned to finish there. his career!”

“You know, we are professional football players, but also human beings and it is not always easy to manage everything in the best way. He and his family have discovered a new environment, a new country, a new championship and we now realize in his performances that Lionel is very happy in Paris. This is felt on the ground where we find the real Messi.”


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