Paris Saint-Germain coach is silent about Lionel Messi suspension: ‘We’ll see if he comes back’ | Foreign football

Trainer Christophe Galtier is not commenting on the decision of the Paris Saint-Germain management to suspend Lionel Messi (35) for the time being. The star from Argentina skipped training without permission on Monday and traveled to Saudi Arabia for promotional work.

“I have been informed by the management,” Galtier said during a press conference ahead of Sunday’s game against Troyes. ,,But I also immediately decided to refrain from commenting. I am also only an employee of this club.”

Paris Saint-Germain do not want to confirm that Messi has been suspended for two weeks. Galtier does not know whether he can still rely on the Argentinian this season. “We will see what happens and if Messi comes back. Of course there are conversations. Also with Messi himself.”

Lionel Messi and Paris Saint-Germain will split after this season. The Argentine star player’s sentence, two weeks without work and salary imposed by the club, has only accelerated the separation. But where can the 35-year-old world champion go? read more here.

Galtier distances himself from supporters demanding the departure of Messi and Neymar. PSG has decided to additional security for the two attackers after demonstrations by the hard core supporters of the club from Paris. “Our society seems to be out of control,” said the coach of the leader of the French league.

PSG has a five-point lead over Olympique Marseille, the current number 2 in the ranking.

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