- Lionel Messi is leaving Barcelona soccer team.
- According to the statement published by the soccer team, this is due to economic and structural obstacles.
- The footballer’s fans cannot believe the news and have manifested themselves through social networks.
The statement released by the Catalan Club this Thursday surprised many, since they announced that Lionel Messi will no longer be in the Barcelona team, due to conflicts of interest between the two, mentioning that this is due to economic and structural obstacles, leaving more than one person surprised, since it was believed that there would be a contract renewal and that both parties were in good terms, which was not true.
Although it was a very brief statement, Barcelona has made clear the esteem in which they hold the Argentine player and the years he was in the team, but unfortunately he will have to leave them after 17 seasons together and so far he has left many of his fans surprised, since no one expected the departure of the Argentine crack, from that team.
Lionel Messi resigns Barcelona: Lionel Messi retires
A moment ago, the Catalan club Barcelona, announced through a statement published on their social networks the definitive retirement of Lionel Messi. The soccer superstar, who says goodbye after 17 seasons playing for said team; the news falls by surprise, after the rumors that emerged last year and are now becoming reality, although the signing of the contract that had already been agreed and that until today, was being contemplated.
Although the publication made by the club is not clear, they do mention that they are grateful for Messi’s participation in the team, wishing him the best of luck in the future. But, even so, it is surprising how they handled the Argentine’s departure, after the meetings that were agreed, where it was expected to have his presence in said team. Filed Under: Lionel Messi resigns Barcelona
Lionel Messi resigns Barcelona: The official statement
Barcelona surprised their fans and supporters, after informing that their star player would no longer be in the team as of this month. The press release lcomes in a moment of uncertainty, after making it known that the situation was almost impossible with the Argentine; after long meetings and trying to reach agreements that satisfied both parties, which was never established and which was seen in the notification they published.
“Despite having reached an agreement between FC Barcelona and Leo Messi and with the clear intention of both parties to sign a new contract today, it cannot be formalized due to economic and structural obstacles (Spanish LaLiga regulations ). ”, Was part of the statement expressed a couple of hours ago by the Club. Filed Under: Lionel Messi resigns Barcelona
Lionel Messi resigns Barcelona: No agreement was reached
Although it is a concise agreement, it is suggested that the relationship between the Club and the Argentine player was quite worn out. For this reason, the relationship between both parties was damaged and the wishes brought by Lionel and also what the Club requested, never reached an agreement. So the final decision was to break relations and let Leo Messi go.
“Faced with this situation, Lionel Messi will not continue linked to FC Barcelona. The two parties deeply regret that the wishes of both the player and the Club cannot finally be fulfilled. to the team. Filed Under: Lionel Messi resigns Barcelona
Lionel Messi resigns Barcelona: They appreciate his years of participation
Lionel Messi, who is considered one of the best footballers of the generation, says goodbye to the number ten on the jersey of Barça, leaving a deep void for the team’s supporters, who appreciated their place in said Club and who are absolutely surprised by the statement released by the Catalan Club, since they have been in the team for more than 17 years and with an impressive career.
“Barça wants to thank with all its heart the player’s contribution to the enhancement of the institution and wishes him the best in his personal and professional life.” his dismissal is due to economic and structural obstacles, which made it impossible to renew the contract. Filed Under: Lionel Messi resigns Barcelona
Lionel Messi resigns Barcelona: They blame the Spanish La Liga
According to the press release released by FC Barcelona, everything suggests that the situation could not be fixed due to the Spanish La Liga, not because of ‘their fault’, who were willing to solve the situation with the Argentine, But because this body is very strict with the salary limit of each football club, the situation was more than complicated.
So at the moment and before the media opinion that was formed on the news, it is an elegant way to ‘wash your hands’ and show the fans that they are more than dissatisfied with the dismissal of Leo Messi from their ranks, which leaves the Club with a gigantic void due to the figure that the player represented within the team. Filed Under: Lionel Messi resigns Barcelona
The dreaded reunion
According to ESPN, the talk between the executives of the Catalan Club and the player’s advisers, turned the situation this Thursday into a “practically impossible” affair after a meeting that was intended to be part of a courtesy to close the last points of the agreement between the two parties, which led to the player not accepting and for this reason ties were broken.
And well, it was hours later when Messi’s retirement situation was confirmed, making the situation become a media affair, because no one could understand why he was retiring from the team after 17 years together and countless achievements. that he accumulated for said Club and that without a doubt, his dismissal is seen as a great loss for the Barçto.
From Wednesday the end of the era of Messi was feared
The media reported that Messi arrived in Barcelona on Wednesday, as he was on the lookout for contacts between his advisers and club executives, but his attitude was that of someone who did not want to accept any deal that did not suit him and where his wishes were more than ignored, which was something these executives feared.
If the situation was already completely difficult, it worsened when it was reported that the player’s father had arrived in Barcelona, while the meeting with the Club was already taking place at the headquarters, not that it made official that the situation had been complicated to a level superior that nobody expected; at that moment the representatives of Barcelona understood what they were facing.
“The lack of a solid project”
Regarding Lionel Messi, it has been mentioned that he no longer felt comfortable with the contract they had offered him, since the ideas that he contributed through his advisers were quickly dispatched and the player was not happy with what they were. presenting, in addition to the fact that he thought that a solid project is needed, which, unfortunately, they were not offering him.
According to ESPN, the reason for his dismissal would be found, more than in the economic conditions that were offered to Messi, in his new contract, since a ‘solid sports project’ was needed, in his opinion, in addition to several points of the contract that He could not accept, so he believed that the best thing for both parties was his retirement and looking for a new opportunity, outside of the Spanish League.
There were situations to attend to
Although his dismissal has surprised a large number of people, there were many others who knew that this event could occur due to the attitude that the player had taken, where he was observed distant and quite empathetic at the mention of the new contract that ensured his position in the Catalan Club.
How well local and foreign media have mentioned, Leo Messi was observed to always maintain an obvious coldness towards the situation that was developing, and that he cataloged that there was much to discuss and specify, in reference to the contract that was I hoped it would be satisfactory for both parties, but today it was announced that it was the opposite, culminating in a goodbye to one of the best players in recent times.
Are you going to Paris Saint-Germain?
According to the media, there are several looks from sports clubs that have settled on the star player, since apparently there are different proposals that were communicated to the Argentine and one of the strongest rumors, points out that PSG would be the team he would join after his final departure from Barcelona.
There is nothing confirmed yet, but it is believed that the footballer would be getting a multimillion-dollar contract to be able to accept to play in any team, so for the moment we only have to wait to see which of the clubs is the chosen one and that this time they do not appear setbacks with the player, since it was revealed that he has a quite ‘difficult’ personality when closing contracts.
Manchester City, another good option
From the moment his departure from FC Barcelona was announced, rumors have not stopped spreading, among which his entry to Manchester City stands out, who are interested in his signing, according to the portal of Infobae, his entry to said team would be “zero cost”, this means that if he agrees to join, his salary will only be agreed.
And it is that Manchester City would mean one of the best options that Leo Messi has, because the team includes Ángel Di María, Neymar and Leandro Paredes, who are friends of the player and have always remained on good terms, to the degree that a couple of weeks ago they were vacationing together, would this be the reason why you can accept the contract with the English team?