Lionel Messi is “fed up” at Barcelona and is planning on leaving the membership on the finish of his contract in 2021, in line with a shock report from Manu Carreno at Cadena SER.
The Argentine had been in contract renewal talks however has now referred to as off discussions and will stroll away from the membership he joined as a 13-year-old on the finish of subsequent season.
Information Messi is planning to go away Barcelona comes as a shock. The captain has expressed his dissatisfaction with the membership at occasions this season, in what has been a rollercoaster marketing campaign, however has beforehand stated he intends to retire at Barca.
The ahead scored his 700th profession purpose on Tuesday in a 2-2 draw with Atletico Madrid. Nonetheless, the membership look unlikely to retain their league title this season as they’re now 4 factors behind Actual Madrid with 5 video games left.
Why Is Messi Offended With Barcelona?
In accordance with the report, Messi has turn out to be annoyed with the present issues surrounding Barcelona. He additionally feels he will get the blame for “every part that goes unsuitable on the Camp Nou.”
The Argentina worldwide can be sad with the membership’s latest failures within the switch market and by the very fact Barca haven’t introduced Neymar again from Paris Saint-Germain.
Messi advised Cristina Cubero and Fernando Polo at Mundo Deportivo again in February that he would “love” to see the Brazilian again on the Camp Nou and that the ahead desires to return.
Zidane Tells Messi to Keep
Actual Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane was requested about Messi’s future after Los Blancos’ 1-Zero win over Getafe on Thursday evening. The Frenchman made it clear he desires the ahead to remain on the Camp Nou.
He stated: “I don’t know what’s going to occur however we hope not as a result of he’s on this league and we would like the most effective on this league.”
Messi at present high the charts in La Liga for objectives and assists. The Barcelona captain has 22 objectives this season, 5 greater than closest challenger Karim Benzema, and has contributed 17 assists.
The captain is an important member of the workforce, however Barcelona should be taught to manage with out him in some unspecified time in the future. He celebrated turning 33 in June and admitted again in December, after selecting up his sixth Ballon d’Or, that “retirement is approaching.”
It’s not clear but the place Messi would go if he did determine to go away Barcelona, though former membership Newell’s Previous Boys stay hopeful he’ll head dwelling to play for the membership once more earlier than he hangs up his boots.
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