- Lionel Messi leaves FC Barcelona.
- Tuesday the six-time winner of the Ballon d'Or He has declared his intention to part ways with the club after weeks of speculation he could move to another team.
- Several sources as good as the club itself has confirmed that the Argentine superstar is considering activating a clause to unilaterally terminate his contract with the club.
Lionel Messi communicates his decision to leave Barça
After 16 years of dominating La Liga, Lionel Messi communicates by burofax his decision to leave FC Barcelona.
On Tuesday, the six-time Ballon d'Or winner declared his intention to walk away from the club
. Several sources – then the club themselves – confirmed the news and reported that the Argentine superstar informed the Barcelona council considering activating a termination clause in their contract with the club unilaterally.
The shocking announcement came after weeks of speculation he might be leaving for another team. Messi had told Barcelona's new coach that he was closer to leaving than to stay and did not see his future “clearly” with Barça
he Manchester City were interested in acquiring Messi 33 years old, but he's still not sure whether or not they can afford the huge investment needed to fit him in. he Paris Saint Germain, one of the few clubs on the planet to can really pay his huge salary , can lead to Messi to pair him with other international superstars Neymar and Paul Pogba.
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