Lionel Messi celebrates the goal scored by Kylian Mbappe when Paris Saint-Gemain met Maccabi Haifa in the 2022-2023 Champions League group stage, Thursday (15/9/2022).
He contributed one goal and an assist each in the match which took place at the Sammy Ofer Stadium, Wednesday (14/9/2022) or Thursday morning WIB.
Messi scored a goal when the game was running 37 minutes after the visitors’ goal had been scored by Tjarron Chery.
The second half, precisely in the 69th minute, Messi became the architect for the goal Kylian Mbappe.
The Argentine national team captain sent a through ball into the penalty box which was then followed by the French bomber with a shot towards the far post.
Counting the nicks in the match against Maccabi, Messi has 12 times provided assists for Mbappe’s goals in all competitions.
The record was engraved after the two bombers played together in 39 matches for PSG.