Lionel Messi and Kylian Mbappe’s goal, which is a legitimate candidate for Goal of the Season, astounded football fans on social media, Newspremises reports.
Messi continued his sensational play in Ligue 1 as Paris Saint-Germain defeated Ajaccio with one goal and two assists from him.
Thanks to the Argentine genius’ outstanding performance, the defending French champions easily defeated their opponents 3-0 at the Stade Francois Coty.
Midway through the first half, Messi put up Kylian Mbappe to score the game’s first goal.
Another devastating goal by the Parisians was scored in the 78th minute.
Messi, who was in charge of the maneuver, passed to Juan Bernat, a Spanish defender, on the right wing before regaining control from the left-back.
The seven-time winner of the Ballon d’Or then quickly exchanged passes with Mbappe, who backheeled the ball into Messi’s path.
After around the goalkeeper and maintaining his cool, the dribbling magician scored a stunning team goal.
Three minutes later, Messi again set up Mbappe to score his second of the game, making it 3-0 for Christophe Galtier’s team.
Social media reactions
@theophi319619 said: Lionel Messi is the Goat
@WINFRED28377795 added: Best to ever grace the beautiful game
@Michel95453472 tweeted: With no doubt Mbappé is the most complete player in this planet
@BigTony_____ said: The Messi and mbappe combination though. Messi is the goat