The countdown to the Ballon d’Or has been launched for a few weeks. Lionel Messi continues to mark the spirits, although far from his best level …
Lionel Messi continues his acclimatization in the capital. The Argentinian made a fairly contrasting start, between brilliant effects and limited influence in the game. A finding still visible during the success wrested by Paris Saint-Germain against RB Leipzig, Tuesday, in the Champions League (3-2 ). Relatively discreet, the six-time Ballon d’Or nevertheless benefited from the flashes of an untenable Kylian Mbappé to sign a decisive double. According to Jérôme Alonzo, the goals scored by the former Barcelona player on the European scene will weigh heavily when voting for the Ballon d’Or, especially since the Pulga shone during their last 6 months at Barça before winning the Copa America with Argentina.
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“Messi will mark the spirits more than another”
“What is funny is that between Messi and Benzema, it is the Argentinian who made the worse match, underlined Alonzo in the program” The Team of Greg “. But in fact noticeable equal , I think Messi will mark the spirits more than another. The power of attraction and seduction possessed by this player will always be more decisive when voting for the Ballon d’Or. And even if Benzema, Salah or Mbappé had a better match than him, it’s still Lionel Messi, ”concluded the former PSG goalkeeper. Despite Karim Benzema’s consistency and exceptional level of performance, is Lionel Messi still the big favorite for the 2021 Ballon d’Or? Your opinion interests us !