If his departure from PSG has still not been recorded, everything indicates that Lionel Messi will no longer be Parisian next year. The Argentinian is no longer part of the plans of Parisian leaders who wish to start a new cycle. While FC Barcelona hopes for the return of its legend, La Pulga could return to Catalan lands with a special status…
While the summer transfer window will open its doors in a few weeks, PSG is preparing for the aftermath Lionel Messi. Because two years after his resounding arrival in the capital, the sevenfold Ballon d’Or should leave the Parisian club. Despite a season marked by his triumph in the World Cup with Albiceleste, The Pulga has never been involved in the project of the French club. Thus, the latter has to date two major suitors: the FC Barcelona his favorite club which he left in 2021, and Al Hilal who, as a reminder, would have offered him an astronomical contract valued at more than €500 million annually.
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Messi adored by the entire Barça workforce
This Thursday, the Iberian media AS reports on Lionel Messi’s relationship with members of the squad Barca. There is no doubt, in the event of a return, the Argentinian playmaker would be at the top of the Catalan hierarchy. Since the announced departures of Sergio Busquets And Jordi Albaalone Sergi Roberto, Marc-Andre Ter Stegenor Ronald Araujo can claim a place of captain. But while the Spanish full-back looks very close to Messi, this is also the case with the Uruguayan who has great admiration for the seven-time Ballon d’Or. As for the German goalkeeper, although tensions had existed between the two players, the latter would never have complained of a potential return of the player from PSG To Barcelona.
Messi guaranteed to be captain if Barcelona returns
So, Lionel Messi should except huge surprise, immediately become captain of the Barca in case of return to the Catalan club this summer. AS also specifies that number 30 of the PSG is a source of inspiration for the younger generation of Barca (Pedri, Gavi, Balde…).