Lionel Messi leaving Barcelona has shocked the entire soccer community, but now he has to move on and PSG are next for him. It has never been a secret that Paris Saint-Germain were eager to land Messi someday, and now they might set up one of the best lineups in history. Neymar, Kylian Mbappé, and Sergio Ramos are just some of the names who would hog the spotlight alongside Leo in 2021/22.
The Argentine superstar has joined an ambitious club that will be chasing every trophy at stake this season. Paris have been seeking the ultimate glory over the past decade but came up short in their quests for the coveted Champions League trophy.
Now, however, with Lionel Messi on board they might finally have what it takes to taste continental glory for the first time. Here, check out what the PSG lineup would look like with Messi moving to the French capital.
What would the PSG starting XI look like with Lionel Messi?
Following the bombshell news that Messi wouldn't continue in Barcelona, both the player's camp and Paris moved fast to reach an agreement. Lionel Messi might be the missing piece for PSG to configure arguably the most powerful team in Europe.
Truth is that the French club already had a strong squad, with the likes of Neymar, Mbappe, Leandro Paredes, Angel Di María, among many others. With Leo, Achraf Hakimi, Sergio Ramos, and Gianluigi Donnaruma in the mix their lineup is even mightier.
This is how the PSG lineup with Messi would look like: Gianluigi Donnarumma; Achraf Hakimi, Sergio Ramos, Marquinhos, Layvin Kurzawa; Georginio Wijnaldum, Leandro Paredes; Angel Di María, Lionel Messi, Neymar; Kylian Mbappé.