Lionel Messi finally scored his first Ligue 1 goal for Paris Saint-Germain as the league leader secured another win 3-1 over visiting Nantes. But Messi & Co. did it the hard way.
A deflected shot by Messi and late curling strike by the Argentine star gave 10-man PSG the lead after Nantes equalized in the second half on the heels of a red card to PSG’s starting ‘keeper.
A late own-goal helped rescue 10-man PSG as they secured a 3-1 victory at Nantes.Kylian Mbappe, who has been running down his contract ahead of an expected move to Spanish side Real Madrid, put his current side ahead after just two minutes.PSG boss Mauricio Pochettino had teamed the 22-year-old with both Lionel Messi and Neymar, but they were unable to add to their tally in the first of the first half.
PSG won 3-1 at home over Nantes in the 14th matchday of the Ligue 1 2021-2022, the goals came from Kylian Mbappe at minute 2′, Dennis Appiah own goal at minute 81′ and Lionel Messi at minute 87′ for PSG, the discount for Nantes came from Randal Kolo Muani at minute 76′.
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