Lionel Messi ought to ‘full PSG medical TONIGHT’ following teary Barcelona farewell as free switch edges nearer
LIONEL MESSI is tipped to finish a PSG medical on Sunday evening – simply hours after his tearful Barcelona farewell.
The one-club legend, 34, admitted at his press convention he may be part of the French giants, having “obtained a whole lot of calls” after Barca introduced his departure.
Lionel Messi bade a sombre goodbye to Barcelona but may transfer an enormous step nearer to becoming a member of PSG in the identical day
And experiences in Messi’s native Argentina, through French newspaper L’Equipe, predict he’ll see PSG medics in “the night or Monday, very early within the morning”.
Messi’s 20 years on the Nou camp are ending as LaLiga insisted Barca should reduce their wage invoice extra regardless of him agreeing to HALVE his present wage.
Spanish League chiefs say the Catalan giants cannot signal new gamers – or free agent Messi – except extra reductions are made.
And it is claimed PSG have been shortly off the mark in pursuit of the six-time Ballon d’Or winner – contacting his representatives.
Supervisor Mauricio Pochettino is alleged to have then spoken to compatriot Messi himself.
And Barca’s report scorer informed the media on Sunday afternoon: “Paris Saint-Germain is a chance, sure.
“In the meanwhile nothing is confirmed. I obtained lot of calls after Barcelona assertion. We’re speaking about it.”
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However Messi added: “I used to be satisfied to remain right here at Barcelona. That is my house, our house.
“I needed to remain at Barca and it was the plan… and right this moment I’ve to say goodbye after my total life right here.”
And at one stage spouse Antonela Roccuzzo handed him a tissue to wipe away his tears.
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Lionel Messi breaks down in tears and handed tissue by spouse Antonela as he insists he’s ‘not prepared’ to go away Barcelona