Volland: Messi and Boateng will benefit French league

2021-09-06.

Messi (left joined PSG whiles Boateng is with Lyon Messi (left signed up with PSG whiles Boateng is with Lyon

Monaco forward Kevin Volland thinks the arrivals of Lionel Messi and Jerome Boateng to the French Ligue 1 bodes well for the league.

Argentina fantastic Messi signed for Paris Saint-Germain from Barcelona and previous Bayern Munich protector and German 2014 World Cup winner Boateng has actually relocated to Lyon.

“Jerome Boateng is a good transfer for Lyon. He can help them. It’s nice for the league that such players are also coming like Lionel Messi. It’s cool,” he informed TELEVISION channel Bild on Sunday.

The French leading flight is generally viewed as the weakest of Europe’s leading 5 leagues.

Former Bayer Leverkusen striker Volland handled 16 objectives and 8 helps in 35 league video games last season for Monaco, who are coached by previous Bayern and Croatia employer Niko Kovac.

His form implied Volland was consisted of in the Germany team for their frustrating European Championship display screen, however he was not chosen for the existing World Cup certifying team by brand-new coach Hansi Flick.

“Of course you hope to be there, but the squad was renewed a bit and you accept that. The coach called me beforehand and explained the situation,” stated the 29-year-old.

Volland: Messi and Boateng will benefit French league