Lionel Messi’s double brought PSG to victory over Leipzig in the Champions League
Lionel Messi’s double helped Paris Saint-Germain defeat Leipzig in their home UEFA Champions League group stage match.
The Group A meeting, which took place on Tuesday at the Parc des Princes, ended 3: 2 in favor of the home team. Messi distinguished himself in the 67th and 74th minutes of the match, scoring the second goal from the penalty spot. Also, the Parisians scored Kilian Mbappe (9), who failed to convert a penalty kick in extra time to the second half. The visitors’ goals were scored by André Silva (28) and Nordi Mukiele (57).
PSG scored 7 points and continues to lead the group table. The second is the English “Manchester City” (6), the third – the Belgian “Brugge” (4), and “Leipzig” so far lost all three matches.