Lionel Messi scores the first goal in the French Ligue 1

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Lionel Messi’s first goal in the French Ligue 1 saw Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) beat Nantes 3-1.

In the second half, Keller Navas got a red card and was reduced to 10 players but PSG won. After the victory, PSG has made a comfortable lead of 12 points in the top spot.

Kylian Mbappe scored in the second minute of the game at the home ground Park de Prince to give PSG the lead. But in the 65th minute, PSG was reduced to 10 players after goalkeeper Keylor Navas was sent off for a red card.

Randal Kolo Muani equalized for Nantes in the 76th minute. But in the 82nd minute, PSG took the lead 2-1 through a suicide goal by Dennis appiah of Nantes. Lionel Messi then made his Ligue 1 debut in the 87th minute with a pass from Mbappe.

After the victory, PSG has 37 points from 14 games. Second place Rance has 25 points from the same game. Nantes is 11th with 18 points.

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