Most of our readers likely aren’t well-versed in the world that is Argentine club soccer. Because of the dominance of the European game, it’s not the most popular league in the world, but it doesn’t lack quality and is always exciting to watch. Soccer fans may know of clubs like Boca Juniors, River Plate. Maybe even Independiente, San Lorenzo or Racing, but the name Giovani Lo Celso or Rosario Central probably doesn’t ring a bell for most. Well, he’s a name you’ll be hearing more of moving forward.
The dynamic Argentine midfielder, playing for for Rosario Central on loan from Paris Saint-Germain, showed off some crazy skills on Saturday that his French club would likely describe as “magnifique.” Check out what Lo Celso did against Defense y Justicia.
Yes, the nutmeg and then sick rabona through ball. The nutmeg was sweet enough, but the power and placement on that through ball was a thing of beauty.
Want to see more? He will rejoin PSG at the end of the calendar year. It’s only a matter of time before the 20-year-old makes an splash in France.
Source: CBS Sports Headlines / WATCH: Young Argentine player shows off skills that would make Messi jealous