Mbappe, and Neymar are back for PSG as Ligue 1 reboots. Lionel Messi, however, will not be on show in round 16 as he is still at home, celebrating Argentina’s success in the World Cup final in Qatar. The club, though, has been buoyed by reports last week that the 35-year-old Messi is set to sign a one-year extension to his contract which expires in the summer.
Mbappe & Neymar are back for PSG as Ligue 1 reboots
Kylian Mbappe, who scored a hat trick in the World Cup final but still ended up on the losing side as France flunked the penalty shootout, reported back to training on Wednesday with Achraf Hakimi, one of the standouts in Morocco’s run to the semifinals. Mbappe, Messi, and Hakimi were just three of the 14 Ligue 1 players— from eight different clubs — who reached the semifinals in Qatar.