Man Metropolis hiss Messi arrangement
Manchester Metropolis maintain yet to arrangement any presents to Lionel Messi, with the Barcelona huge name to deem his future in the summertime.
Spokespeople for both the Premier League-leaders and Messi maintain confirmed to Sky Sports Info that no presents maintain been made by Metropolis to the participant, neither final summer nor since, contrary to experiences in a British newspaper on Friday.
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Messi's spokesperson has also reiterated that the Argentina forward will pick whether or now to now not leave or assign on the pause of the season, having announced his contrivance to enact so in an interview in December.
Messi has resettled on the Nou Camp this season since stressful to be released from his contract final summer, when Pep Guardiola and Metropolis maintain been even handed the frontrunners to signal him.
Immediate of coming into proper into a appropriate dispute over a contract clause that would maintain allowed him a free transfer, Messi stayed however is now free to negotiate with different golf equipment outside Spain, with Paris Saint-Germain also , having entered into the final six months of his recent deal.
Nonetheless, Messi is eager to discover the of subsequent month's presidential election and what the winner will provide to him both in financial and wearing incentives, before making a name on the following step in his occupation.
The 33-yr-old has mentioned publicly he would procure to play in Most valuable League Soccer before he retires.
The six-time Ballon d'Or winner's recent contract - signed in 2017 - used to be leaked final month by Spanish newspaper El Mundo, claiming its worth to complete £492m (€555m).
It went on to convey it used to be the most costly ever awarded to an athlete, describing it as having "ruined" Barcelona by inflicting their recent financial disaster. Barcelona since denied the leak came from the membership's board and threatened appropriate action against the paper.
In December, interval in-between president Carlos Tusquets also claimed the membership will deserve to maintain purchased Messi final summer when he desired to leave. "Every in the case of what you build on the wage invoice besides to the cash you arrangement, it will've been smartly-organized," he mentioned.
Lionel Messi 360: The explore from both side as Man Metropolis, Paris Saint-Germain, MLS golf equipment prepare to entice Barcelona huge name
Lionel Messi is now free to talk to golf equipment outside of Spain about sooner or later leaving Barcelona in the summertime however - in spite of final yr's transfer seek data from - does he quiet prefer to leave?
His future is shrouded in uncertainty with every chance on the desk, so Sky Sports Info has pulled collectively this comprehensive prognosis from both side of the equation.
Will he be reunited with Pep Guardiola at Manchester Metropolis? Will he play for compatriot Mauricio Pochettino at Paris Saint-Germain? Will he fly straight to the US to play in MLS? Or will he enact his occupation as a one-membership man and follow Barcelona?