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Inside Lionel Messi-PSG contract negotiations and how Barcelona managed to lose their superstar

Lionel Messi is leaving Barcelona, marking the tip of an period within the sport and the partnership between the Catalan giants and the Argentine celebrity. If we placed on the magnifying glass and study the behind-the-scenes developments that led to Lionel Messi leaving Barcelona, what you may discover is a star in a state of shock.

Messi had his Barcelona contract able to put pen to paper as of final Thursday on the Camp Nou and didn’t anticipate the unimaginable U-turn on his scenario. Even Barça had schedule a particular announcement for Thursday at 8:45 p.m., with the 2 events able to announce to the world a contract renewal till June 30, 2026 with the Blaugrana facet. As an alternative, what we bought was the 2 events nonetheless blocked by La Liga guidelines what was a concluded and accomplished settlement.

When the information reached Messi and his father Jorge Messi, they had been described as stunned, amazed and even incredulous. However they appreciated the honesty of Barça  president Joan Laporta, who communicated to them that they may not put up a combat to maintain his wages on the membership based mostly on these guidelines, as Messi confirmed Sunday morning in what was a surreal farewell press convention at Camp Nou. Certainly, there’s nonetheless glorious relations however bittersweet disappointment for not with the ability to proceed this partnership collectively for a number of years as deliberate.

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Shortly after 7:45 p.m. native time on Thursday, Barcelona despatched the announcement that despatched shockwaves rippling by the sports activities world nonetheless to this present day. At roughly 9 p.m., not even two hours later, Paris Saint-Germain sporting director Leonardo Araújo made contact with Jorge Messi and Leo’s attorneys to have interaction curiosity and start negotiations, which took off over the span of 24 hours. PSG had been the one membership to contact Messi straight with out utilizing brokers or intermediaries, a call that was a lot appreciated by Messi’s camp, significantly Jorge. The French giants had already approached Messi in April to higher gauge his contractual scenario and his future forward of his free company interval. On the time, Messi had given the identical response to Les Parisiens as to Manchester Metropolis: “No, thanks. I’ll keep at Barcelona and signal my contract renewal.” 

Little did each side know that La Liga’s wage cap guidelines would then block all the pieces, and solely then did Messi and his father resolve to take the PSG supply critically.

That very same Thursday evening, Leonardo, together with membership chairman and president Nasser Al-Khelaifi, straight started to organize and drafting a contract in verbal type that finally satisfied Messi. The proposed contract particulars: An settlement till June 30, 2023, with the choice to increase his wage of €25 million ($29.4 million) internet per season, plus add-ons as much as a most of €35 million ($41.2 million) for every season till 2024. 

Messi is open to accepting, however there are nonetheless some particulars to be ironed out and tweaked to ensure that each side to return to phrases on a full settlement and supply signatures within the coming days. It is solely a matter of time. Within the dressing room, rumors since Friday morning recommend that Neymar, Messi’s closest pal and former Barça teammate, already introduced Messi as PSG latest participant.

All the pieces is on observe to be concluded by subsequent week, as PSG are in a rush and need to get to the signatures as quickly as doable. Work can be underway on Leo’s arrival in Paris along with his father Jorge, with the official presentation within the metropolis. Plans for the way they need to make the announcement have already begun, as Messi and PSG are prepared to begin this new journey, however the timing of the announcement stays up within the air. And to suppose {that a} simply week in the past the 2 sides weren’t even contact, and as of Sunday, Messi to PSG is a actuality. Simply one other unimaginable story produced by the ever-changing switch market.

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