Real Madrid eliminated the Barcelona 3 to 2. The game was historic as it was the first Barsa vs Merengue that took place outside their territory. The first goal of the match was scored by the Brazilian Vinícius del Real in the 25th minute so that in the 41st Luuk de Jong equalized the match.
In the second half, 72-year-old Karim Benzema scored the goal that once again put the Madrid team ahead. However, when everything seemed to be over, Ansu Fati leveled the score at 83. That’s why the game ended in extra time. The person in charge of giving victory to those led by Carlo Ancelotti was the Uruguayan Federico Valverde after 98 minutes of play.
Thus, Real Madrid will face the winner of the match between Diego Simeone’s Atlético Madrid and Athletic Bilbao. They will meet on Thursday from 4:00 p.m. in search of the definition of the new champion of the Supercopa de España 2022.
Lionel Messi has overtaken Mbappé as France’s most popular footballer
Lionel Messi, the figure of Paris Saint Germain, has become the most popular footballer in France, surpassing his teammate Kyllian Mbappé, by totaling just over a million searches per month on the internet.
According to digital marketer Semrush, Rosario’s crack achieved “the highest popularity ratings” in the European country in 2021, the year he left the Spanish League and reached Ligue 1 to join PSG, has he pointed out. The team.
The stats say that Messi generated ‘an average of 1,093,400 searches’, having totaled six million last August alone when he was signed by PSG.
He thus overtook Mbappé, Karim Benzema, who plays at Real Madrid; Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo from Manchester United; and the Brazilian Neymar, who also works for PSG.
The average monthly searches for Mbappé in France were 823,100, for Benzema 634,900; Cristiano Ronaldo’s 503,400 and Neymar’s 490,000.
PSG cancels Qatar and Saudi Arabia tour
Paris Saint Germain canceled its tour of Qatar and Saudi Arabia on Wednesday due to the current health situation following the resurgence of the coronavirus, Lionel Messi will therefore avoid a long trip as the double date of the South American qualifiers approaches.
According to information from the newspaper Le Parisien, the management of PSG has announced that the tour to Qatar and Saudi Arabia scheduled for next Sunday “will be postponed due to the delicate global health situation”.
The team led by Mauricio Pochettino were due to travel to Qatar and Saudi Arabia after Saturday’s match against Brest in Paris for France’s Ligue 1 matchday 21.
The tour included a first leg in Doha with events related to the upcoming World Cup, then ended in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia with a friendly match against a combination of Al Hilal and Al Nassr players, the team led by Miguel Ángel Russo and made up of Ramiro Funes Mori and Gonzalo ‘Pity’ Martínez.
This cancellation represents a relief for Messi, Ángel Di María and Leandro Paredes since PSG have a new commitment on Sunday 23 against Reims, still at home, for the 22nd date of the championship and then they will have to fly to Buenos Aires to join the ‘Argentine. team to face the matches against Chile, in Calama, and Colombia, in Córdoba, for the South American qualifiers.
The Qatar Tour is a traditional event organized by the club bought by the capitals of this country in 2011. It took place in 2013, 2015, 2017, 2018 and 2019.
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