In the face of meager resources and national neglect, his man management skills will be tested but as things stand they remain on the right path. The MSN era was defined by those three superstars' genuine friendship, selflessness, and prioritization of the unit over the individual.
Despite Neymar and Ralston's animosity during the match, the Brazil international refused to exchange shirts with his opponent because he had already promised his to the Marina Dalglish Appeal - not because he wanted to continue the argument.
Also the pair had another debate on a free-kick, but here Dani Alaves intervened, who took the ball to Cavan and gave it to Neymar.
Cavani won this time but fluffed his lines before PSG responded to beat Lyon 2-0.
If they can get their pressing game going, then there is no doubt that they can take points from anyone.
Instead of wanting to give the ball to Neymar, Alves actually planned to take the free-kick himself.
They have adapted "very well", however, according to Marquinhos because they are two players operating at a very high level. They both scored goals and both were beautifully creative when they were in possession and releasing passes. I don't want to see disrespect for team-mates, the opposition, the club, for the fans, for the issues happening in the world. It's also worth noting that Alves is not a terrible free kick taker himself.
It is believed that the Ligue 1 side have made up to £7.8m in just Neymar shirt sales alone. There is some welcome respite over the next week for the players, with no Ligue 1 sides in midweek action. Those stats put him only behind Messi in the race to be Europe's highest goalscorer. Moments before, Cavani and Neymar had been seen arguing about who should take the penalty.
The centre-back has played 42 times for PSG, his hometown club, albeit only once in the Champions League.
Neymar, forming a formidable partnership with the French teenager, Kylian Mbappe, has hit five goals in as many games, in all competitions, this season.
Unfortunately Neymar could not get his effort on target as his row with team-mate Cavani escalated. He has been dealt with, thankfully.
PSG opened the scoring 15 minutes from time when Marcelo deflected a flick from Cavani into his own net. To make matters worse, Cavani failed to launch.
So, there is no shame in a team like that coming and giving you a bit of a thumping, even on your own patch where Celtic have been so formidable.