Soccer-Messi scores his first PSG goal against Man City


Soccer Football - Champions League - Group A - Paris St Germain v Manchester City - Parc des Princes, Paris, France - September 28, 2021 Paris St Germain's Lionel Messi reacts REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

PARIS (Reuters) - Lionel Messi scored his first goal for Paris St Germain when he put his team 2-0 ahead in their Champions League Group A game against Manchester City in the 74th minute on Tuesday.

On his fourth appearance for PSG, who Messi joined on a two-year contract during the close season, the Argentine forward fired into the top corner after a one-two with Kylian Mbappe for his 121st goal in Europe's premium club competition.

(Reporting by Julien Pretot; Editing by Ken Ferris)

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