How was the reunion between Leo Messi and Kylian Mbappé in PSG training
This Thursday, kylian mbappe returned to training paris saint germain and there was a reunion with Leo Messi. Although the exercise session was carried out in separate spaces and they did not cross paths, they did cross paths before and after. le parisien He revealed how the first face-to-face was like after the 2022 Qatar World Cup final.
The reunion of Messi and Mbappé
After the end of Qatar World Cup 2022 in which the Argentine National Team lifted the World Cup, Leo Messi he stayed in Rosario to rest with his family. At the same time, kylian mbappe He returned to Paris Saint Germain and even played two games.
It was then that it was the turn of the Argentine to return, but that week, the French attacker left for the United States together with Achraf Hakimi to take a few days of vacation.
For this reason, just this Thursday there was a reunion between Leo and Kiki. They shared changing rooms and jumped to the training field, although due to recent activity they carried out different exercises in different spaces.
But Le Parisien agreed to the information about that first face-to-face. “The embrace between the 2022 world champion and his 2018 counterpart was warm,” revealed the French outlet.
The last time Messi and Mbappé had seen each other was on the awards stage at the Lusail Stadium on December 18, when they received the awards for the best player in the World Cup and the top scorer of the tournament, respectively.
When will Mbappé play again?
After the World Cup, Kylian defended the Paris Saint Germain shirt on December 28 against Racing de Strasbourg, in Ligue 1. That day he scored a goal. He then also faced Lens, on January 1. And immediately he entered his days of rest.
He was in New York together with Achraf Hakimi. Together they went to Times Square camouflaged by the number of tourists that are always there. They were also honored at a Brooklyn Nets game, where they saw a terrific performance from Kevin Durant up close.
Christophe Galtier has the French attacker available for the match against Rennes, next Sunday for the date 19 of Ligue 1.