LIONEL MESSI loved a kick round together with his youngsters on the pitch on the Parc des Princes after becoming a member of Paris Saint-Germain on a free switch.
Messi put pen to paper on a two-year deal price £650,000-a-week, signing off on a brand new chapter for his household.
Messi will put on the No30 shirt at PSG, and it bought out in simply half-hour on the membership storeCredit: GETTY IMAGES
Messi together with his youngsters Thiago, Mateo and CiroCredit: GETTY IMAGES
As soon as the media photographs had been taken, Messi took the time to have a kick round on the pitch on the Parc Des Princes together with his youngsters Thiago, Mateo and Ciro.
The 34-year-old lifted the ball into the air for eldest son Thiago to take a pop at aim, however Mateo – on goalkeeping obligation – denied his huge brother.
Youngest Ciro did not hesitate to get entangled, and took a swipe at older brother Thiago in try and win the ball.
The Argentine’s world was turned the wrong way up final Thursday when Barcelona revealed that they would not be capable to tie him all the way down to a brand new deal on account of being over their allowed wage cap.
The information shocked the soccer world, and Messi admitted that he did not need to depart Barca – accepting to take a 50 per cent pay lower.
At his farewell press convention on Sunday, he mentioned: “I provided to cut back my wage by 50 per cent, however they didn’t ask me for anything.
“The information I requested for 30 per cent extra is a lie, plenty of issues persons are saying aren’t true.”
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However in a fast flip of occasions, a transfer to PSG was on the playing cards.
And by Tuesday Messi was on his approach to Paris to finalise a transfer to the Parisians.
Followers swarmed the airport the enduring soccer star touched down at, and crowded exterior the membership’s stadium attempting to catch a glimpse of their new star.
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Messi will hyperlink up with some acquainted faces in Neymar and worldwide team-mates Angel Di Maria and Leandro Paredes.
The six-time Ballon d’Or winner mentioned: “I understand how gifted the squad and the teaching workers are right here.
“I’m decided to assist construct one thing particular for the membership and the followers, and I’m wanting ahead to stepping out on to the pitch on the Parc des Princes.”
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Messi is reportedly incomes £650,000-a-week at PSG