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Luis Suarez and Cesc Fabregas respond to PSG fans who booed Lionel Messi and Neymar

Following their Champions League loss, Paris Saint-Germain superstars Lionel Messi and Neymar were booed with every touch of the ball by their fans in Sunday's Ligue 1 match against Bordeaux.

Luis Suarez and Cesc Fabregas have reacted to Paris Saint-Germain fans booing their close friends and former teammates Lionel Messi and Neymar.

During Sunday's Ligue 1 match against Bordeaux, the two PSG stars were booed at every touch of the ball, with Neymar being whistled after scoring his side's second goal in the 3-0 triumph.

The French capital team was startled when they were knocked out of the Champions League by Real Madrid on Wednesday night after a late collapse.

Karim Benzema's hat-trick in the second half, termed by home manager Carlo Ancelotti as "magic" changed the tie in the hosts' favour.

Mauricio Pochettino's team played lowly Bordeaux in Ligue 1 on Sunday, their first encounter since losing to the Spanish giants, and their fans showed their displeasure.

The match took place a day after PSG fans demanded that president Nasser Al-Khelaifi resign after the club's latest European humiliation.

A month after their massive protest at a Ligue 1 match in which they blasted the club's 'overpaid mercenaries' on their books and insulted the board, the ultras have asked for serious change in the board of directors.

Throughout the match, PSG ultras yelled against the board and for fundamental changes in their running, but their unhappiness with Messi and Neymar was most noticeable.

Every time those two players touched the ball, they were booed, but their nine teammates were not.

Indeed, every time the ball went in his favour, Kylian Mbappe — who is set to depart PSG as a free agent this summer – was applauded and cheered.

Fans held Messi and Neymar responsible not just for the team's loss to Real Madrid, but also for symbolising a club whose priorities are not centred on success and full devotion.

Those two, together with Suarez, formed a formidable attacking trident at Barcelona, and the Uruguayan took to Instagram to offer his support for his two former teammates.

"As always, football has no memories," Suarez wrote on his Instagram stories.

"I will always be there for you. "I adore you," says the narrator.

Cesc Fabregas, a former Barca colleague of the players, wrote a similar message on Twitter.

"Football has no recollection... It is a pity. "I will always be with you, brothers."

PSG's European collapse this season brought back nightmare memories of their 6-1 loss to Barcelona in 2017 and blowing a two-goal lead to Manchester United in 2019.

PSG's new president and CEO, Al-Khelaifi, took over in October 2011 and, despite a slew of domestic championships, the club has failed to find success in Europe.

Their finest season in the competition was the 2019/20 season, when they reached the final under Thomas Tuchel but lost to Bayern Munich in the final.

Do you think PSG's fans no longer wants Messi and Neymar at the club?

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https://www.mirror.co.uk/sport/football/news/lionel-messi-neymar-luis-suarez-26455973.amp

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