Lionel Messi has explained the comparison between the former MSN Barcelona trio and the current MNM forward Paris. Saint-Germain
Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar, aka MSN offensive line, have been very successful during their time at Barca. Before they gradually parted ways.
Asked by the magazine France Football, striker Lionel Messi compared the trio he forms at Paris Saint-Germain with Neymar and Kylian Mbappé, with his triplet from FC Barcelona composed of the same Neymar and Luis Suarez.
whether at FC Barcelona or Paris Saint-Germain, Lionel Messi has rubbed shoulders with great players and formed quite formidable associations. In Catalonia, the Argentine striker had in particular composed until 2017 a perfect trio (the MSN) with Neymar and Luis Suarez, his great friend.
Messi now joins Neymar in Paris, plus star youngster Kylian Mbappe has been called MNM, but they still have to prove their work. a lot because they have only recently gathered
In an interview with France Football , Messi compared the two forwards: “The main difference is age. At Barca we are younger. But now the young man is Mbappe.”
“He and Suarez are very different. Suarez is a true number nine striker. He was in the last area and scored a lot of goals.”
“Mbappe prefers to play with the ball, he is very fast and if you open the space he will attack you. He and Luis are wonderful players,” he said.