Lionel Messi suffers from a minor contracture in his calf.
Messi scored for PSG in their 1-1 draw vs. Benfica but was also substituted out of the game. PSG coach Christophe Galtier would later state that Messi was substituted because he was tired and not because he was injured.
He was seen with PSG coaching staff member after being substituted which had many people talking about if he would play in their next game. According to L’Equipe, he felt some discomfort following a tackle and asked to be substituted out.
PSG’s next league game is on Saturday vs. Reims and he is not ruled out of it.