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Lionel Messi told Chelsea, Man City, Man United and Liverpool how to win the Champions League
Paris Saint-Germain star and three-time Champions League winner Lionel Messi has told Chelsea, Man City, Man United and Liverpool that ‘unity’ and ‘team unity’ are key to winning this season’s competition.
Messi, 34, was lucky enough to be bailed out by Kylian Mbappe just to the death at the Parc des Princes against Real Madrid on Tuesday night as the French giants stole the first-leg lead ahead of the second leg at the Santiago Bernabeu.
Before Mbappe’s stunning winner reportedly prompted the French capital’s top brass to consider offering him £1m-a-week, their free signing in the summer provided a chance that could have cost them the well-deserved advantage won in finish it.
In the 62nd minute, the six-time Ballon d’Or winner telegraphed his penalty with a low left-footed shot easily guessed by former Blues goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois.
Speaking to PSG magazine this week, Messi said via the Mirror: “It’s difficult to win the Champions League because it’s a competition that brings together the best teams and where the smallest detail, the smallest mistake can eliminate you.
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