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Guardiola Faces A Test Of His Lifetime Against Former Student Lionel Messi

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Pep Guardiola has never shied away admitting his adoration for Lionel Messi. He had a successful career in Barcelona and his top executioner was none other than Lionel Messi. The Argentinian football star also has also on many occasions reciprocated his cherished mentor for the good chemistry.

Barcelona's Argentinian forward Lionel Messi kicks the ball on a free-kick while Bayern Munich's Spanish head coach <a class=Pep Guardiola looks on during the..."/>

Years later Guardiola is set to face a challenge of his lifetime against PSG. The Argentina star alone is enough to scare any football manager but the addition of Neymar and Mbappe changes the whole picture.

Leo Messi and Neymar of PSG during the Ligue 1 Uber Eats match between Paris Saint Germain and Lyon at Parc des Princes on September 19, 2021 in...

Both Guardiola and Messi have had illustrious football careers each making a name for himself. Messi's reign at Barcelona is a record that will take years to be broken. Pep has his trophy cabinet full to the brink. The latest champions league draw put together two of the greatest football giants to face off in a heated competition to retain a secure spot in the champions league.

Lionel Messi of FC Barcelona hugs his Head coach Josep Guardiola of FC Barcelona after scoring his team's third goal during the La Liga match between...

The duo has a deep respect for each other but still have contracts to fulfill in their football clubs. It will be an interesting dual to witness and football fans will have their popcorn ready for this big clash in football.

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