FC Barcelona captain Lionel Messi is planning to leave his club Barcelona, he is considering himself a free agent. He sent a fax to the club last week, after that he didn’t appear for training sessions and corona testing.
According to reports of European media Messi is ready to sign a 5-year deal with English club Manchester City. This deal will be worth 700 Million Dollars (approximately 6000 crore rupees), Messi will be earning 14 lakh rupees per hour.
Messi could play for MLS club New York City for 2 years
According to media reports, Messi may play for English club Manchester City for 3 years, then for another team of City group that is New York City. New York City is an American club that plays in the top division league of the USA that is Major League Soccer. Both Manchester City and New York City are owned by City Group.
Messi’s father is in talks with Barcelona officials
Messi’s father and manager Jorge Messi is has reached Barcelona to talk with Barcelona’s President Josep Maria Bartomeu. He may talk with the club president and other club officials. Still, no date or time for their meeting has been decided, when Jorge was asked at the airport regarding the details, he said “I don’t know.”
Messi has helped Barcelona win 4 UEFA Champions League
Messi helped Spanish club FC Barcelona win 34 titles including 10 La Ligas and 4 UEFA Champions League titles. On 30th June Messi scored the 700th goal of his career and became the 7th player to achieve this milestone. Out of the 700 goals, he has scored 630 goals for his club and 70 goals for his nation Argentina. Australian footballer Josef Bican has the highest number of goals that is 805.