messiMessi, the captain of the Argentine national football team, also plays for the Barcelona club. Messi, who joined the Barcelona club at the age of 13, has played 731 times for the team, scoring 634 goals. Messi was instrumental in helping Barcelona win the Champions League 10 times. Barcelona lost 2-8 to Bayern Munich in the ongoing Champions League series.
Following the defeat, Messi decided to leave Barcelona. Messi is said to have written a letter to Barcelona’s management. Messi’s decision has worried Barcelona fans.
Messi, who has spent his entire playing career with Barcelona, has a contract until 2021. Messi has asked to be allowed to leave himself using only one clause of the contract. Messi, who extended his contract with Barcelona in 2017, has said he wants to spend the rest of his life with Barcelona.
Messi is one of the highest paid footballers in the world and has won the title 34 times for Barcelona. He is also the only player to score 444 goals in La Liga. Recipient of the most number of Balance D’Ors Awards and FIFA Player of the Year awards in football history. Owns the record for the only player to score 79 goals in a year. Messi is the only player to score 40 goals in 10 consecutive matches. Who has scored the most goals for a club in Champions League football.
He has been linked with a move to Manchester City as Barcelona are considering a lawsuit against Messi’s decision.