Man Utd and Chelsea among others contacted for possible interest in this Barcelona star
According to the latest report, Lionel Messi’s agents have made contact with a number of clubs over the possibilities of signing him in the soon to commence summer transfer window.
The reports revealed that Messi future at Camp Nou is no longer ascertain especially with his current contract set to end this season.
While the Argentine would love to remain at Barcelona, the Catalans performance this season has however been nothing to write home about.
Recall that Barcelona were dumped out of the Uefa Champions League this season and are now guaranteed to finish outside the top two in La Liga for the first time since 2007-08 following their seventh league defeat of the season over the weekend.
The Manchester Evening News reports that Barcelona have offered Messi fresh terms on a significantly reduced wage due to the financial troubles exacerbated by the coronavirus pandemic.
While the 33-year-old his yet to sign the new contract, the report claims that his representatives have begun reaching out to clubs in order to explore other options.
Chelsea and Man Utd were said to be among the clubs that were contacted.
However leading the race to sign Messi are EPL toppers, Man City and French Ligue 1 giants, Paris Saint Germain PSG.