French gaint Paris Saint-Germain are willing to lure the Copa America winner to France as official Statement confirms that Lionel Messi Leaves Barcelona.
Barcelona on Thursday confirmed that Linel Messi will be leaving the club this summer due to Laliga regulations.
Football fans around the world was shocked as the reports of ‘Lionel Messi Leaves Barcelona’ emarge yesterday.
Barcelona couldn’t afford the 34-years-old anymore due to the new Laliga financial regulations. Leo Messi departure has out many of the top European clubs on red alert.
Paris Saint-Germain, Chelsea, Manchester City and Arsenal would look to compete in signing thr Argentina captain this summer, but a report claimed that French Gaint PSG has alredy make the first contact ahead of others top clubs.
Barcelona President Joan Laporta confirmed the shocked news of Leo Messi depature with the Catalan side.
The statement reads; “Despite having reached an agreement between FC Barcelona and Leo Messi and with the clear intention of both parties to sign a new contract today, it cannot be formalised due to economic and structural obstacles (Spanish La Liga regulations).
“Given this situation, Lionel Messi will not continue linked to FC Barcelona. Both parties deeply regret that the wishes of both the player and the club cannot finally be fulfilled.
“Barca would like to thank with all its heart the player’s contribution to the enhancement of the institution and wishes him the best in his personal and professional life.”
Mauricio Pochettino’s Paris Saint-German had no time to waste as they quickly make the first move for the six times Ballon d’or winner.
Epl Fans understand that Chelsea had shown interest in signing the Barcelona star last summer and this could be a clear opportunity for the blues.
Messi joined Barcelona when he was 13 and went on to spent 21 years with Barcelona, with 20 titles and a total of 627 goals scored.