Man City: attacking Messi in January?

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Already cited as the main contender of Lionel Messi (33 years old, 4 games and 1 goal in La Liga this season) when he tried to leave FC Barcelona during the summer, Manchester City did not hide that he intends to position himself well if the Argentine striker finds himself on the market in the future (see here). And the Skyblues might not wait long before they take action!

Rather than wait for the probable departure of the Pulga as a free player at the end of his contract next June, the English are indeed planning to try their luck as early as January, reveals the Daily Star by reporting a possible offer of 16.5 million euros.

As low as it is for a player of Messi’s talent, this amount would allow Barca to avoid a free start by recovering some money. But, beyond the financial aspect, as much to say it immediately, it is difficult to see the Catalan club accepting to give up its major player during the season …

Read 618 times – by Romain Lantheaume on 10/18/2020 at 11:48 am