Lionel Messi has advised Barcelona that he needs to LEAVE the membership this summer time and he’ll now terminate his contract at Camp Nou.
Messi has an settlement in his Barca deal which permits him to chop brief his contract on the finish of every season, and he has knowledgeable membership chiefs of his intention to set off this clause.
That is in response to TyC Sports activities, who say Messi made his determination after assembly with the brand new Barcelona head coach, Ronald Koeman, who succeeded Quique Setien within the Camp Nou dugout earlier this month.
Barca chiefs are actually set to carry an emergency assembly, with membership officers stating the truth that the clause in Messi’s contract expired on the finish of Might.
Manchester City have held a long-term curiosity in Messi and Pep Guardiola will transfer to reunite with the Argentine if he turns into accessible, whereas Man United are reported to have opened talks over his signing earlier in the present day.
Elsewhere, Inter Milan teased the arrival of Messi final month, whereas alternate choices embody a switch to MLS or maybe a transfer to noyhood membership Newell’s Outdated Boys in his homeland.