Pochettino, as it appears likely that he will continue to lead the team, needs his team to assimilate a set style and identity which has so far eluded his team and although it is not impossible, it. While Pochettino can't solely be blamed for Messi not hitting similar heights to his Barcelona days, it's fair to say their connection has proven only anecdotal. A-. "You can't talk about Messi that way.

His Paris-Saint Germain manager said: "To Messi. But Leo's was not the only reaction that went viral.

Lionel Messi scored his first goal for Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday night in a 2-0 victory over Manchester City in the Champions League. Mauricio Pochettino spoke on Leo Messi in press conference and left clear that the one of Rosario is increasingly acclimated to the changing room of Paris Saint-Germain.

"Paris Saint-Germain confirm that Mauricio Pochettino has ended his role at the club. Maurcio Pochettino: Lionel Messi.

at a press conference, pochettino also seemed to take out the paddles when explaining his choice to a spanish colleague from marca who had just asked him the question at 110 million euros: "everyone knows that we have very great players, that we have a squad of very great qualities, but we cannot play with more than eleven, "he began by saying, Lionel Messi will "play wherever he wants" and is good enough to be the best player in any division he chooses, according to fellow Argentine Mauricio Pochettino. More to follow.

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Ahead of Tottenham's Champions League clash, Pochettino was told he was on the pitch when Messi made his Barcelona debut as a 17-year-old in October 2004.

The ex-Spurs boss was seen with a beaming smile across his face, an aspect that is not all that surprising considering that he now has one of the greatest players of all time at his disposal. But Pochettino, who took over at PSG midway through last season in January, struck a note of caution after 34-year-old Messi arrived from Barcelona, his only previous professional club. Cristiano Ronaldo is open to forming a sensational partnership with Lionel Messi at Paris Saint-Germain this summer.. Pochettino and his players were forced to combat angry crowds at Parc des Princes for the remainder of the season, even as they won Ligue 1 by a wide margin. With .


This Thursday, one day after the meeting that the Paris saint germain will play against Lille for matchday 12 of the League 1, Lionel Messi was absent from training by Mauricio Pochettino.. Pochettino and Messi's paths had come close to crossing - both the Argentines were at Newell's Old Boys at different times - before they eventually met on the pitch for Messi's debut. This is what Pochettino found with that already notorious moment when Messi did not shake his hand on being substituted against Lyon.

Messi has spoken to Pochettino since he was told by Barcelona that his time there had to end and Neymar is working to convince Messi to come to Paris.

Back in September , Messi hit the headlines when he appeared to snub Pochettino after being hauled off with 15 . "Everyone knows we have great players on the team. Any friction between Messi and Pochettino might have damaged their long-term association.

"The coach and coaching staff had a big part in the negotiations," he said after joining the club. Although Messi stopped short of naming the manager as a direct reason why he moved to Paris - he instead said Neymar was a reason for his switch - he did say he spoke to Pochettino "straight away" when it became clear that he would be leaving Barca. Lionel Messi reacted angrily to being substituted by Mauricio Pochettino during PSG's recent clash with Olympique Lyon.

This was accompanied by a decline in the level of Messi, who was infected with the Covid-19 virus at the beginning of this year as well.

Mauricio Pochettino considers it a criminal offence to forget playing against Lionel Messi like he did because it is something Harry Kane and Co should tell their grandchildren about. Here's what the fans had to say about the decision from the PSG coach.

Mauricio Pochettino is targeting a Premier League return after PSG sacking - Paper Talk. Asked about the reaction from Lionel Messi, here is what Mauricio Pochettino had to say in his post-game reaction. "Pochettino subbing Messi proved that Pochettino's heart is still at Espanyol." Jayy7i: "Pochettino subbed out Messi at 1-1 and won the game. He walked past Pochettino Messi hit the post from a free kick and saw a one-on-one saved by Anthony Lopes in the first half. It also. I know you will still say PSG would have won the league so need to ask

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It was the summer of 2005, Pochettino was a senior player at Espanyol - he would become the club's manager in 2009 - and Messi had problems at Barcelona. Breaking: Mauricio Pochettino has been sacked by Paris Saint Germain and the new manager has been confirmed ahead of the new season.

Plus: Newcastle could be left frustrated in their pursuit of Moussa Diaby, a number of clubs want to sign .

Mauricio Pochettino has defended himself after raising eyebrows when he chose to substitute Lionel Messi during his side's clash with Lyon on Sunday, with the Paris Saint-Germain boss saying. See Check Messi's passes, attack, dribbles because you can't say they are not contributions.

"Since it arrived, it has adapted very quickly and it has trained very well, treating to reach his maximum level the before possible to compete to the maximum", stood out.

Lionel Messi . He did not take part in PSG's training on Thursday ahead of their league match against Lille on Friday.

They had almost become team-mates as well across the Catalan city. "And if he were not Messi's coach, he would still say Messi.

What did White make of Messi being made to lie down behind the wall? October 28, 2021.

Mauricio Pochettino talks about Messi's presence in the squad ahead of the Champions League group stage clash with Manchester City.

Messi, 34, was subbed off at half time of . Thomas Padilla - stringer, AP. PARIS, Sept 12 Lionel Messi and Neymar will be in Paris St Germain's squad for their Champions League opening game against Club Brugge on Wednesday after missing this weekend's Ligue 1 action, coach Mauricio Pochettino said yesterday. That's not to say all has been well between Pochettino and his star-studded attack.

Messi landed at Le Bourget airport to finalize the greatest transfer in European soccer history. It worked for him during his time in north London, as he took Spurs to a Champions League final. Leo Messi is not giving the level that expected of him and the rosarino has not joined up still to the French picture.

Messi informed Bara of his . Messi did not appear happy as he left the pitch 4.

The Argentine has been relieved of his duties after just 18 months in charge at Parc des Princes amid a mass . The injuries did not help Pochettino, who demanded some time for his players to put his ideas into practice, especially Neymar's injury to his ankle and his absence from the stadiums for two and a half months. July 5, 2022 By Don Silas Mauricio Pochettino has penned an emotional farewell message to Paris Saint-Germain after his sacking from the club was confirmed on Tuesday. Paris St-Germain have confirmed the departure of head coach Mauricio Pochettino. Christophe Galtier has been confirmed as the new Paris Saint-Germain head coach after Mauricio Poche. Pochettino - who has overseen six wins out of six games to start the new Ligue 1 season - has played down the exchange and says his decision to withdraw Messi was not controversial, particularly. Pochettino stopped short of hailing the 24-year-old as the best in the game today, but he did say that Harry Kane was among the "greatest strikers" in the world. Paris St-Germain have confirmed the departure of head coach Mauricio Pochettino. Following months of fervent speculation, the axe came down on .

"The club is working and if there is any type of information, we will communicate it"he said this morning at a press conference. And if he did not train Messi, he would say Messi. OFFICIAL: Mauricio Pochettino has been .

"The reaction was just I asked him how he was doing, he said, 'Fine, no problem.' It is done.

Messi, 34, has yet to feature for the French giants after joining from Barcelona earlier . Mauricio Pochettino recognized the interest of PSG by Lionel Messi, after knowing the news that he will not continue in Barcelona.

I'm not talking about an ordinary player. Mauricio Pochettino spoke with 'The Partidazo of Cope' in an interview in depth in which it referred , between other things, to the signing of Leo Messi by Paris Saint-Germain. "To judge Messi in this way is unfair," Pochettino said.

Pochettino gave Messi the highest praise by putting him on the same level as the great Maradona of all time "It is difficult in your mind to change your mind and say that Messi is better or Ronaldo is better, but right now Messi is the best in the world. And he was gone in a 35-word statement. According to local media such as L'Equipe and Le Parisien, the Parisian team did not report the reasons for the Argentine footballer's non-participation in practice . The contract has one year left and I want to continue. A news item set off alarms in France. Lionel was overshadowed by Kylian Mbappe throughout the 2021-22 campaign as he struggled for consistency in the final third of the innings, with some Paris Saint-Germain fans even singled out the seven-time Ballon d'Or winner for beads and girs after their Champions League round of 16 losses to Real. Messi, who was making his home debut, looked frustrated when he was hauled off after 75 minutes having failed to score. This guy shouldn't even be managing the U16's, let alone Messi." . While Pochettino can't solely be blamed for Messi not hitting similar. Former Chelsea striker Nicolas Anelka claims he understands the Argentine's .


'Messi would become a great player but in the moment he made his debut, it was like just another youngster that had arrived to the Barcelona team from the academy. Lewandowski would have to be, second, and . Pochettino cut short Messi's home debut in the 75th minute in an attempt to change things and it worked as Mauro Icardi came off the bench to .

Pochettino later became manager of Espanyol in 2009 by which time Messi was known as one of the best in the world but the pair have always been close with a shared love of Argentine side Newell . Messi, like Pochettino, comes from the Argentine province of Santa Fe. Mauricio Pochettino is on the brink of being sacked by Paris Saint-Germain less than 16 months after becoming manager of the new Ligue 1 champions, according to reports in France. Following months of.

The latest Lionel Messi injury update has arrived, as the PSG and Argentina superstar continues to suffer a few knocks early on in his career in France. In many cases, Messi has been criticized for his appearance, as he did not show the Messi that fans are used to seeing with the Barcelona jersey. I answer with my heart.

The new head coach was careful not to fuel such speculation but, with PSG accused of disrespect by Barca.

I want to say it should be quick but if he still has pain + repeat scan in 48hrs shows bone edema still present then he won't .