Lionel Messi took home Champions League man of the match honors for his two goals and two assists performance in Paris Saint-Germain’s 7-2 home group stage win over Maccabi Haifa. One can make the case that both of the Argentine forward’s goals in the match are among his best scores of the calendar year.
Messi’s first goal of the contest opened the scoring for PSG, and the stunning score was also good enough to win him Champions League goal of the week honors for matchday five of this season’s group stage.
— UEFA Champions League (@ChampionsLeague) October 27, 2022
Messi simply continues to wow in his second campaign at PSG. He sure will look to add to his goal tally this season in PSG’s upcoming Ligue 1 home fixture against Troyes.