Lionel Messi’s return to Barcelona seems unlikely.
On the 17th (hereinafter Korean time), transfer market expert Fabricio Romano delivered Messi’s father Jorge Messi’s remarks through his SNS. “I don’t think my son will go back to Barcelona. Impossible? I don’t know, but we haven’t even talked to President Juan Laporta.”
Messi left Barcelona ahead of last season and joined PSG as a free agent (FA). He was Barcelona’s ace and icon, but he struggled to move on after his contract expired because of the club’s poor performance. Afterwards, he decided to continue his accompaniment with Barcelona, but a variable occurred. He was unable to renew his contract due to Barcelona’s financial problems.
Eventually, Messi left Barcelona for Paris Saint-Germain (PSG). Messi, who spent his first season adapting by scoring 6 goals and 14 assists스포츠토토 in 26 matches in the French Ligue 1, is performing outstandingly this season. He has so far returned to his Barcelona days with 10 goals and 10 assists in 18 Ligue 1 games.
But once again, attention is focused on Messi’s future. This is because his contract with PSG ends this summer. Of course, PSG wants to stay, but various rumors are flowing out, such as rumors of returning to Barcelona and rumors of entering the US Major League Soccer (MLS). First of all, PSG plans to start negotiations on renewing the contract in earnest.
In this regard, reporter Romano said on the 3rd, “The talks between Messi and PSG to renew the contract continue. Messi’s representative and the PSG board will meet in person within 2-3 weeks. Details will be discussed.”
There are rumors of a return to Barcelona, but Messi’s father dismissed it. Recently, Messi’s older brother Matthias made similar remarks. According to Barcelona sources Barça Universal, Matthias said: “We will not return to Barcelona. If we do, we will need to clean up. That includes President Juan Laporta’s departure.”