At the age of 13, Messi moved from Argentina to Spain after FC Barcelona agreed to pay for his medical treatments.
Why did Messi leave Argentina?
Lionel Messi leaves Barcelona: Argentina captain won’t sign new contract. Barcelona have announced that Lionel Messi will not be returning to the club after financial problems prevented them from agreeing with the forward on a new contract.
How many years does Messi have left with Barcelona?
Tearful Lionel Messi confirms Barcelona exit, with move to PSG a ‘possibility’ A tearful Lionel Messi confirmed he was leaving Barcelona after 21 years at his farewell press conference on Sunday morning.
Who is Messi playing for now?
Lionel Messi has agreed to join Paris Saint-Germain on a two-year contract. The six-time Ballon d’Or winner arrived in Paris on Tuesday afternoon to seal his move to the French club on a deal worth £25m per year after tax, plus bonuses.
Has Messi left Barca?
Lionel Messi’s long-drawn contract saga came to an end on Thursday night after Barcelona confirmed that the 34-year-old will not continue at the club.
Why did Messi leave Barcelona 2021?
ARTICLES. BARCELONA: A tearful Lionel Messi confirmed on Sunday he was leaving FC Barcelona after the club said it could no longer afford paying the Argentine’s high wages, adding he was in negotiations with French club Paris St Germain over a possible move.
How old is Ronaldinho now?
The Portuguese superstar was acquired by Juventus for a $123 million transfer fee from Spanish giants Real Madrid. He then signed a four-year deal with the Italian club, which gives him an approximate $35 million annual net salary at the Italian club.
Which club is Neymar now?
Free-agent superstar Lionel Messi joined French side Paris Saint-Germain in the most high-profile player move of the summer in Europe. Reports state that Messi’s two-year contract with PSG gives him a $41 million annual net salary, including bonuses. The contract also contemplates an option for a third year.
How much did Barcelona get for Messi?
called a news conference for Wednesday morning to introduce Messi. His new contract is for two years plus a third option year, according to the official. It will pay him about 35 million euros a season, or about $41 million, an enormous sum, but much less than he was earning at Barcelona.
Why did Messi choose PSG?
Lionel Messi has revealed he chose to join Paris Saint-Germain after leaving Barcelona as he believes they offer him the best chance of winning the Champions League for a fifth time. Messi signed a two-year contract with PSG on Tuesday, just days after Barcelona announced he was leaving the club he joined 21 years ago.