All eyes will probably be on Bruges, Belgium, the place we’ll lastly see Lionel Messi, Neymar and Kylian Mbappe on the sector concurrently Paris Saint-Germain opens UEFA Champions League group play towards Club Brugge. The star trio is within the beginning lineup for the present French league leaders.
The match will mark Messi’s Champions League debut for PSG after signing for the membership on Aug. 10. The 34-year-old has solely performed a complete of 24 minutes for the membership, debuting in Ligue 1 in a 2-0 win over Stade de Reims on Aug. 29.
In addition to Messi, PSG went on a spending spree through the summer season, buying the ultimate items that it hopes will lead the membership to its first UEFA Champions League title. Right again Achraf Hakimi and midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum are two of the opposite new arrivals who will probably be beginning with Messi towards Club Brugge.
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PSG has been a contender for the Champions League title in recent times, but it surely has fallen quick repeatedly. Neymar led the crew to the 2020 ultimate, but it surely misplaced 1-0 towards Bayern Munich and the membership was tripped up by Manchester City within the 2021 semifinals.
Sporting News will comply with Club Brugge vs. PSG reside, offering scoring updates, commentary and highlights as they change into out there.
Club Brugge vs. PSG reside rating
(All occasions Eastern)
2:58p.m. ET: Moments away:
2:33p.m. ET: PSG warming up proper beneath their supporters:
2:26p.m. ET: Reports on the bottom that the soundtrack to Messi’s Champions League debut with PSG has included Stone Roses, Arcade Fire and Placebo:
2:10 p.m. ET: Video of Messi’s arrival on the Jan Breydel Stadium:
1:18 p.m. ET: A reminder of the squad that PSG took to Belgium:
1:13 p.m. ET: We can assume Messi’s taking part in if he is posting this on his Instagram:
12:18 p.m. ET: Reports have Keylor Navas getting the beginning in Belgium over Gigi Donnarumma.
Club Brugge vs. PSG: Starting lineups
Club Brugge (4-3-3, left to proper): 22-Simon Mignolet-GK — 2-Eduard Sobol, 4-Stanley Nsoki, 5-Jack Hendry, 77-Clinton Mata — 20-Hans Vanaken, 3-Eder Balanta, 26-Mats Rits — 10-Noah Lang, 90-Charles De Ketelaere, 19-Kamal Sowah
PSG (4-3-3, left to proper): 1-Keylor Navas-GK — 22-Abdou Diallo, 5-Marquinhos, 3-Presnel Kimpembe, 2-Achraf Hakimi — 21-Ander Herrera, 8-Leadro Paredes, 18-Georginio Wijnaldum — 10-Neymar, 7-Kylian Mbappe, 30-Lionel Messi
How to observe Club Brugge vs. PSG
- Date: Wed, Sept. 15
- Time: 3 p.m. ET
- TV Channel: Univision, TUDN
- Streaming (USA): fuboTV, Paramount+
- Streaming (Canada): DAZN
Lionel Messi’s Champions League debut with Paris Saint-Germain will probably be televised nationally on Univision and TUDN. Both channels are carried by fuboTV (free 7-day trial for new subscribers). Paramount+ could have an English-language stream of the match.
DAZN has the UEFA Champions League rights in Canada and can stream the match for subscribers.
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