Messi leaving? Leo is happy here, it’s his home. If the club does what has to be done, by building a competitive team. Then it’s going to be great for him and he’ll stay here for his whole life.”
Messi wants to stay at Barcelona
Leo Messi wants to stay in Barcelona for life, says Luis Suarez. But those at Camp Nou need to show ambition in the transfer market and line up around the talisman figure. Most of Ballon d’Or six winner’s career was spent in the star a squad in Catalonia, but Barça found it challenging to find value among recent recruits and. At some point, they need to replace such as Luis Suárez and Gerard Pique. Attracting suitable cover would be crucial in convincing key men to stay, however, Messi is tied to conditions only until 2021. His current contract has a clause on withdrawal, and in recent months there has been talking of departure again. With speculation linking him to Manchester City and David Beckham’s new MLS franchise Inter Miami.
Suarez hopes that Messi will stay in the team
Suarez is convinced that his fellow striker wants to stay in place but admits that Barcelona needs to prove that they can find the right help for their club captain. The Uruguayan international told reporters: “The fears are understandable because it is also what he said that we will not get what we want with what we have now.”It depends on how the club recruits. “Messi is pleased here. He is so happy here, and this is his home.” If the club does what needs to be done, builds a competitive team, it will be great for him, and he will stay here for his whole life. He said it himself. I think the club understood his message.
“It’s normal to want the best player in the world, in the club’s history, to continue at this level here in Barcelona. I hope he will stay.”Barca has strengthened its attacking ranks lately, bringing Martin Braithwaite to an emergency deal after seeing that Ousmane Dembele was expelled before the end of the season, and Suárez believes that the Danish international will turn out to be a tricky addition, despite raising his eyebrows. He added: Attracting players is good because it makes him more competitive and you are fighting more for your place.