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Lionel Messi 'Brought Calmness To PSG' - Mauricio Pochettino

The Argentina international's arrival was greeted with enthusiastic cheers from the 6,000 travelling fans at Reims

Lionel Messi 'Brought Calmness To PSG' - Mauricio Pochettino
PSG's Lionel Messi, right, sits on the bench prior to the France League 1 match against Reims at the Stade Auguste-Delaune in Reims, France, Sunday, Aug. 29, 2021. | AP Photo/Francois Mori
Lionel Messi 'Brought Calmness To PSG' - Mauricio Pochettino
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2021-08-30T17:33:02+05:30

Mauricio Pochettino felt Lionel Messi brought calmness to Paris St Germain as he made his much-anticipated debut in Sunday's 2-0 win at Reims. (More Football News)

PSG were two goals up by the time Messi was introduced as a 66th-minute substitute for former Barcelona team-mate Neymar, with Real Madrid target Kylian Mbappe having netted twice as speculation continues to swirl over his own future.

The Argentina international's arrival was greeted with enthusiastic cheers from the 6,000 travelling fans and while he was unable make an impression on the scoreboard, Pochettino said Messi's presence had an impact.

(AP)

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