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Theo Walcott begged Lionel Messi to not ’embarrass’ him throughout Arsenal conflict in opposition to Barcelona

THEO WALCOTT admits he begged Lionel Messi “do not embarrass me” throughout Arsenal’s common clashes with Barcelona.

However the Southampton new boy remains to be gutted Messi has chosen PSG relatively than a Premier League large.

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Theo Walcott typically confronted Lionel Messi within the Champions League, akin to in 2016Credit: Information Group Newspapers Ltd

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Former England winger Theo Walcott was apprehensive about chasing shadows each time he encountered genius Lionel MessiCredit: Information Group Newspapers Ltd

Six-time Ballon d’Or winner Messi, 34, is “impatient to start out a brand new chapter of my profession” on a two-year deal with the French giants, incomes £650,000 per week plus a a £25m signing on-fee 

And though Walcott feels privileged to have shared a pitch with the Argentina famous person, he was determined for British followers to see Messi on a weekly foundation.

Ex-England speedster Walcott, 32, instructed talkSPORT: “I’m fairly unhappy we gained’t get to see him within the Premier League,

“I used to be fortunate I used to be in a position to play in opposition to him in that well-known crew of his.

“I simply really feel like for our era, him coming to the Premier League would have been the icing on the cake.”

However on a private stage one-time Gunners’ hero Walcott reveals he was apprehensive about being bamboozled by Messi’s trickery.

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Lionel Messi opted for PSG after 20 years with BarcelonaCredit: Alamy

He defined: “I bear in mind he had a nook and I mentioned: ‘Please don’t embarrass me’.

“He ended up passing the ball again [for a short corner] so I did my job!”

“I’m going to get pleasure from him at PSG and I’m certain he’ll get to play in opposition to English groups.”

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Messi will now be reunited with former Barca strikepartner Neymar.

And he instructed PSG’s web site: “The membership and its imaginative and prescient are in good concord with my ambitions. 

“I’m decided to construct one thing nice for the membership and for the followers.”

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