Paris, France – Paris St Germain forward Lionel Messi has returned to Paris after testing negative for COVID – 19 and will resume training in the coming days, the French Ligue 1 club said on Wednesday.
Messi was among the four PSG players who returned positive results on Sunday. The 34 – year – old had been in Argentina at the time of his result.
The seven – times Ballon d’Or winner missed their 4-0 win away to third – tier club Vannes on Monday in a French Cup round – 0f – 32 match.
Argentina international Messie joined PSG from boyhood club Barcelona in August and has scored six goals in 16 games in all competitions for the Parisian side.