absent for several days with PSG
Lionel Messi suffers from an inflamed Achilles tendon and will He took a break during Paris Saint-Germain's visit to Lorient on Sunday as a precaution.
PSG said on Saturday that the Argentine star, who is seeking to win a World Cup for the first time in his extraordinary career , will return to training next week.
PSG One more league game, at home against Auxerre, on Sunday the 13th before Messi travels to Qatar.
Argentina debuts in the World Cup against Saudi Arabia. on November 22. The other members of Group C are Mexico and Poland.
Messi, 35, has had a great performance for PSG this season, with seven goals and 10 assists. in Liga 1, as well as four goals and four assists in the Champions League.
The seven-time Ballon d'Or winner has scored seven goals for Argentina, including a five against Estonia at the end of last season. He holds the national record of 90 goals for Argentina with eight hat-tricks.
PSG defender Presnel Kimpembe also has a minor Achilles injury and will not play & á; against Lorient. The central defender hopes to play defending champion France at the next World Cup.