Messi continues to set unprecedented levels of excellence at Camp Nou at the age of 32. And hasn’t shown any signs of slowing down as we approach the last stages of his illustrious career.
Setien believes that Messi will stay at Barca
The Barca boss Quique Setien has revealed his belief that Leo Messi and Barcelona will always be united. While rejecting rumors of a potential move to Inter for an Argentinean superstar. Messi continues to set unprecedented levels of excellence at Camp Nou at the age of 32. And hasn’t shown any signs of slowing down as we approach the last stages of his illustrious career. The diminutive magician brought 24 goals and 16 assists to Barca’s 31 away games in all competitions this season, helping them get back to the Liga summit, as well as entering the last 16 Champions League. Barca have won 10 La Liga titles and four Euro cups with Messi leading their charge, and he was awarded the record sixth Ballon d’Or in 2019 after enjoying another superb year.
Messi can leave at the end of any season if he wants
The Argentina international has performed the last 16 years at Camp Nou. But there is a paragraph in his current contract that allows him to leave at the end of any season if he decides to do so. Several out-of-field issues overshadowed Barça’s latest campaign: a public plus between Messi and sports director Eric Abidal due to rampant Ernesto Valverde in January was the lowest point for the club. It was reported that a valuable asset is ready to call time for a historic turn in Catalonia. When the transfer market reopens due to all disputes, with Inter as its possible next target. However, Quique – the man who succeeded Ernesto at the beginning of the year. Rejected any notion that Messi was moving to the pastures new before hanging his boots.
The head coach of Barca told reporters: “He will leave Barcelona for free? No, this will not happen. Messi and Barcelona will always be united. That’s it. Leo has been at Barcelona for 20 years, and no one could explain the situation with a breakdown. “Setien also took up the speculations linking Barca with the midfielder of Napoli Fabian Ruiz. A player whom he trained for a short time, while in the keeping of Real Betis. I was with him for a year, and it was adequate to see that he’s a great footballer, of an extraordinary level. He had great potential, and he performed it very quickly, “He added on Fabian”. He was pleased with me because I put him in a football situation that made him good.”