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Lionel Messi is believed to have dropped a hint that he could renew his contract with Barcelona after all.
The Argentine superstar was very excited about leaving the Catalan club in the summer, but was forced to sit still in the end with inflexible Barcelona that the clause allowing him to leave with a free transfer had expired and demanding the full amount of the standard. termination clause – 700 million euros.
However, the 33-year-old will be out of contract at the end of the season as things stand at the moment, and has already been linked to Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain, especially the Ligue 1 champions. who have reportedly trained their team. official stores to prepare for Messi’s arrival.
In an interview with RAC1 (via AS), Messi spoke about his feelings during the summer that have extended to the start of the 2020-21 season, but he claims that all is well now and he is excited about the challenges that Barcelona have ahead.
That statement has been interpreted as an indication that he may still decide to sign a new deal and stay beyond the summer of 2021.