The rumor caused a stir in Spain last week. Lionel Messi (33), tired of rumors about him, seems to want to leave FC Barcelona in 2021. Noises to which FC Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu responded this Sunday evening, without panicking.
“I will not give the details of the negotiations, but he has often said that he wanted to end his career at FC Barcelona. We are focused on the competition and there are ongoing negotiations with several players. Messi wants to stay here and finish here. He has many years of football left and we will still enjoy it,” he said.