Lionel Messi could only switch to PSG, according to one of El Chiringuito’s consultants.
A year and then goes away? Landed last summer at PSG, Lionel Messi could leave the club of the capital during the next summer transfer window. The Argentinian has yet signed up with the Rouge et Bleu for two seasons, plus an optional third, but according to Lobo Carrasco, the seven-time Ballon d’Or will have no trouble looking elsewhere.
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“He could force his departure in June”, he said, assuring that the temptation would be strong for Lionel Messi to turn his back on the Red and Blue. And all the more so if Ousmane Dembélé, whom he hardly appreciated, landed in Paris. There are several reasons why the native Rosario could go elsewhere, including his difficulties in acclimatizing to Ligue 1.
Mid-season, if Lionel Messi can boast of five goals in five Champions League matches, his counter is still stuck at a meager goal in 11 Ligue 1 games. The Argentinian and his family still would not have acclimatized to Parisian life and would be nostalgic for Barcelona, where her children would like to find. And there is no doubt that the arrival of Xavi, who was his teammate for nine seasons at the Barça, constitutes an additional argument for a return of the blaugrana icon …