Barcelona president, Josep Maria Bartomeu has assured that Lionel Messi will finish his soccer profession on the Spanish membership.
That is coming amidst speculations that the 33-year-old talisman Argentine striker might depart Nou Camp when his present deal expires as he’s but to agree new phrases with the Spanish giants.
Nonetheless, Bartomeu has rubbished rumours of an imminent departure of Messi from the membership, noting that the striker will finish his profession at Barcelona.
‘Messi has stated he’ll finish his working and footballing life at Barca,’ Bartomeu informed Spanish community Movistar after his facet beat Villarreal 4-1 on Sunday, July 5.
‘I’m not going to clarify the main points as a result of we’re centered on the competitors and we’re negotiating with many gamers however Messi has defined to us that he needs to remain and so we’re going to take pleasure in him for for much longer.’
Messi has spent his total profession at Barcelona, having come via the youth ranks to determine himself as a membership legend.
The 33-year-old has received a club-record 34 trophies, together with ten La Liga titles, 4 UEFA Champions League titles and 6 Copas del Rey. He has additionally received a document six Ballon d’Or awards and a document six European Golden Sneakers.
Nonetheless, there are rumours that the participant isn’t keen to increase his contract due to present happenings on the membership notably because it touches the connection between gamers and the board.