Lionel Messi’s father is reportedly in England discussing phrases with Manchester Metropolis for the Argentine playmaker.
This comes a day after the six-time Ballon d’Or winner knowledgeable the membership that he doesn’t need to proceed below new coach Ronald Koeman following Barcelona’s embarrassing 8-2 defeat to Bayern Munich within the Champions League and disappointing season in Spain which resulted in no trophies.
Based on RAC1 and TyC Sports activities, Jorge Messi has already touched down in Manchester to debate phrases with the Premier League aspect.
The experiences say that the participant’s father who can be his agent is discussing a two-year take care of Metropolis, regardless of a reported disagreement between Barcelona and Lionel Messi over his £630million launch clause on the membership.
Earlier than Messi made his resolution to go away the membership, he held crunch talks with new coach Ronald Koeman following the Dutchman’s appointment as Quique Setien’s alternative final week.
Of their discussions, Messi made his resolution clear to go away the membership whereas the brand new supervisor advised him his “privileges” had been over.
Messi, whose deal runs out in 2021, believes a clause in his contract means he can go away as a free agent this summer season. However Barcelona are insisting that the clause expired in June, which might imply both Messi or Metropolis must pay his £630million launch clause on the membership.
A transfer to Manchester Metropolis would see Messi reunite with ex-Barcelona coach Guardiola in England.
Throughout his illustrious taking part in profession on the Camp Nou, Messi gained an astonishing 10 La Liga titles, six Copa del Reys, seven Spanish Tremendous Cups, and 4 Champions League.