Lionel Messi hit the crossbar with a free kick and annoyed after being substituted in the 75th minute on his first home appearance for Paris Saint-Germain.
Mauro Icardi came off the bench and scored in the last breath of rivalries for Paris Saint-Germain to beat Lyon 2-1 on Sunday, maintaining his perfect pace after the first six rounds of the French Ligue 1.
Messi stared at coach Mauricio Pochettino and gave the impression that he denied greeting his Argentine compatriot when he left the field. La “Bulga”, who was looking for his first goal with Paris Saint-Germain in his third match after his move from Barcelona, sat with a serious face on the bench.
On the field, Icardi opened enough space for a precise cross from Kylian Mbappe from the left in the 93rd minute.
Paris Saint-Germain had to beat the score in the 53rd minute through a goal from Brazilian midfielder Lucas Paqueta, after receiving a good pass from striker Karl Toko Ekambi.
Neymar equalized for 66 after being fouled by right-back Malo Justo on the Brazilian striker himself.
Messi was the best player during the first half and missed the goal in the 32nd minute when goalkeeper Anthony Lopez expected a low shot from the Argentine, rejecting his feet.
Four minutes later, Lopez stopped Messi’s shot that broke the crossbar from 25 metres.