Jakarta, CNN Indonesia —
Paris Saint-Germain forward (PSG) Lionel Messi was bullied by Marseille midfielder Dimitri Payet until he fell up in the game French League, Monday (25/10) morning WIB.
The moment occurred during the second half of extra time during the Marseille vs PSG match. At that time, Messi, who was in possession of the ball to launch a counter-attack, was suddenly surprised by Payet’s presence.
Payet managed to snatch the ball from Messi’s feet to make La Pulga fell. Messi then got back up and tried to take the ball from Payet’s feet.
With confidence Payet managed to outwit Messi with a spinning motion with the ball that almost made La Pulga fall. However, La Pulga was seen immediately holding his left thigh which indicated there was a problem in his thigh.
Payet is showing a brilliant performance in the French League this season. Of the 7 French League matches that he played, the 34-year-old player has collected five goals.
Payet scored five goals in matches against Lens (2 goals), Bordeaux (1 goal), and Montpellier (2 goals).
In fact, not only being the top scorer in his team, Payet has also succeeded in becoming the most assist contributor for Marseille this season with four assists.
Meanwhile, the Marseille vs PSG match at the Orange Velodrome ended with the score 0-0. This is the second straight draw that Marseille have recorded in the last two matches.