Barcelona starts a move to bring back Lionel Messi.
Spain’s ‘Mundo Deportivo’ said on the 31st (Korean time) that “Barcelona made a ‘contact to bring back Messi’ and made a bombshell remark. Barcelona Vice President Rafa Youste said there was a conversation between President Juan Laporta and Messi’s father. admitted,” he said.
Messi was a Barcelona legend. Messi, who made 먹튀검증his debut in the Barcelona first team in 2004, stayed in Barcelona for 17 years and left a symbolic footprint. With Messi, Barcelona enjoyed a golden era, including 10 La Liga titles, 7 Copa del Rey titles, and 4 European Football Association (UEFA) Champions League (UCL) titles.
But it didn’t end well. In 2021, Barcelona suffered serious financial problems and had no choice but to send Messi. Messi hoped to stay until half of his weekly wage was cut, but the team’s circumstances did not support him at all, and in the end he had no choice but to leave the club he was fond of in tears.
However, rumors of a comeback have been circulating lately. Negotiations between Messi and Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) to renew the contract did not progress easily, and transfer rumors came out, and Barcelona also aimed for the gap. Currently, financially rich clubs such as Inter Miami, which is owned by David Beckham, and Saudi Arabia’s Al Hilal are linked to Messi.
In this situation, Vice President Yuste acknowledged contact with Messi. “We are in touch with Messi and we hope he will come back. La Porta has been with Messi’s father, Jorge Messi, and it is a good relationship,” explained Vice Chairman Yu Ste at a recent press conference, explaining that he is in constant communication with Messi. .
Still, he maintained a cautious stance. Vice-president Yoo Ste said, “Since Messi is a Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) player, talking about it more than necessary is not polite to the current team and players,” he said more than a certain amount.
Spain is also monitoring Messi’s return. Reporter Fernando Polo, who is familiar with Barcelona news, said on the 31st, “Messi seems to have a will to return.
Nonetheless, practical financial problems remain. The polo reporter mentioned that Barcelona’s coaches and players, including coach Xavi Hernandez, had talked about Messi’s return, but said, “(For the transfer to Barcelona), Messi has paid 2 million euros (about 2.8 billion won) in annual salary without registering some players. There are unclear points such as the need to reduce,” he said, adding that there are still obstacles to returning.