Lionel Messi has acquired a proper two-year contract supply from Paris Saint-Germain.
The French membership have provided Messi an preliminary two-year deal, regarded as price £25m a yr after tax, and the six-time Ballon d’Or winner and his representatives at the moment are reviewing and contemplating it fastidiously.
Messi additionally has two different potential choices after leaving Barcelona however PSG stay the favourites to signal him.
Barcelona introduced Messi wouldn’t proceed on the membership after they had been unable to fulfil a brand new contract that had been agreed with the participant as a consequence of “monetary and structural obstacles”.
The Argentina worldwide has spoken instantly with PSG head coach Mauricio Pochettino this week about transferring to the French capital.
Requested if PSG will probably be his subsequent transfer at his farewell information convention on Sunday, Messi mentioned: “That’s one risk, to succeed in these heights.
“I’ve received nothing confirmed with anyone. I had a whole lot of calls, a whole lot of golf equipment. For the time being, nothing is closed, however we’re speaking about a whole lot of issues.”
PSG shortly emerged because the front-runners for his signature, in a transfer that might reunite him with former Barcelona team-mate Neymar.
Messi mentioned he didn’t need to depart Barcelona in an emotional farewell information convention on Sunday.
Messi was in tears as he acquired a standing ovation in his closing Barcelona press convention to announce the top of his 21 years with the membership.
Barcelona confirmed Messi’s departure on Thursday night time, the identical day he returned to Catalonia following his post-Copa America vacation.
Messi had travelled to Barcelona anticipating to agree on the small print of the announcement of his new five-year deal, and he confirmed he provided to scale back his wages by 50 per cent.
“This yr, my household and I had been satisfied we had been going to remain at residence, that is what all of us wished greater than something,” mentioned Messi.
“We would at all times made this our personal, we had been at residence. We thought we might be staying right here in Barcelona. However immediately, now we have to say goodbye to all of this.”
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