Guardiola and Messi meet again as PSG take on Man City

Lionel Messi

Paris Saint-Germain's Argentinian forward Lionel Messi controls the ball during their Uefa Champions League Group A match against Club Brugge  at Jan Breydel Stadium in Bruges, on September 15, 2021.
 

Photo credit: John Thys | AFP

What you need to know:

  • A year ago, when Messi tried to force his departure from Catalonia, City appeared the most likely destination.
  • In the end Barcelona prevented the six-time Ballon d'Or winner from leaving then and 12 months later Messi was prepared to stay put until it became clear the financial mess at the Camp Nou meant he could not.

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