Man Utd ‘enthusiastic about Lionel Messi free switch’ and can attempt to pip PSG to deal for Barcelona legend
MANCHESTER UNITED are enthusiastic about making a shock free switch swoop for Lionel Messi, based on experiences.
The Barcelona nice, 34, made an emotional exit from the Nou Camp on Sunday.
Lionel Messi is a free agent following his departure from Barcelona after 20 yearsCredit: Getty
Regardless of agreeing a brand new contract at his boyhood membership, LaLiga guidelines prevented the phrases being signed.
It means the six-time Ballon d’Or winner is now a free agent and open to gives.
And based on Duncan Castles, United could put a contract on the desk for Messi and his household to think about.
It’s thought the Crimson Devils are crunching the numbers to work out if they will afford a deal.
The membership have already spent £73million on Jadon Sancho and an extra £34.2m on Raphael Varane this summer season.
Nonetheless, the Outdated Trafford aspect face loads of sturdy competitors for Messi’s signature.
Paris Saint-Germain look to be in pole place to signal him with a medical imminent.
They count on to land the Argentine on a two-year contract – with reported wages of £570,000 per week.
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That will see Mauricio Pochettino safe free signings for Messi, Sergio Ramos, Georginio Wijnaldum and Gianluigi Donnarumma in the identical switch window.
And Messi would line up in one of the vital devastating assaults of all time alongside ex-Barca team-mate Neymar and famous person Frenchman Kylian Mbappe.
Manchester Metropolis, Chelsea, Atletico Madrid and even Tottenham had been additionally considered contemplating gives for Messi however it will take one thing particular to forestall PSG profitable the race.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has already added Jadon Sancho and Raphael Varane to his squad this summerCredit: AFP
Lionel Messi breaks down in tears and handed tissue by spouse Antonela as he insists he’s ‘not prepared’ to depart Barcelona