The French club communicated it on their social networks. The Argentine star is isolated with his family in Rosario.
Lionel Messi tested positive for coronavirus and for that reason he did not travel to France with his teammates Leandro Paredes and Ángel Di María. This was announced by PSG, which detailed that three other players are also infected: Juan Bernat, Sergio Rico and Nathan Bitumazala.
The Argentine crack is isolated with his family in Rosario and it is not known what his symptoms are. It is the first time that the footballer contracts the disease.
Both Messi and his wife, Antonela Roccuzzo, had been very active during their holidays in Argentina. They both enjoyed Christmas and New Years in their hometown with their children Thiago, Mateo and Ciro.
In recent days they have been seen at family parties that included musical shows, such as the one given by the famous cumbia band Los Palmeras. On the 10th he was also that night with the famous Argentine DJ Fer Palacio.
All these intimate encounters occurred in the middle of the third wave of coronavirus in Argentina.
Throughout the week both Leo and Anto contributed several photos on Instagram. Together with their children they enjoyed the Rosario sun and the pool of their home.
The PSG statement and the absence against Vannes
The PSG statement indicates that Lionel Messi and the footballers Juan Bernat, Sergio Rico and Nathan Bitumazala, tested positive for coronavirus and will not be present against Vannes, a match that will be played tomorrow at 17, for the French Cup.
Messi’s message for the new year did not advance that he was infected
On the 31st, shortly before 00:00, Leo shared a message full of hope for the new year: “I can only give thanks for everything that I had to live in this 2021. Even more so when many people had a really bad time because of the This shitty virus that never ends. Hopefully 2022 brings a lot of health, which is what I wish you all for the new year. Hug everyone !!! “
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