Lionel Messi unlikely to extend contract at PSG
Lionel Messi is unlikely to attain an settlement with Paris Saint-Germain to extend his keep at the membership, sources have advised ESPN.
French outlet L’Equipe were first to report the story. Negotiations between the 2 events are at a standstill, casting main doubts over the World Cup winner’s future in Paris, in accordance to sources.
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The French champions need Messi to take a 25% pay minimize from his current wage which is price €40 million gross a yr, sources have advised ESPN.
A brand new assembly between the membership and Messi’s father and agent, Jorge, continues to be scheduled for later this month to discover a resolution.
Sources have advised ESPN that Messi was possible to signal a brand new deal earlier than the World Cup however the scenario has modified since then.
Messi has failed to replicate his glorious World Cup kind with PSG and the membership doubts whether or not Messi can nonetheless ship in huge Champions League matches.
The Argentina captain was disappointing as PSG had been dumped out of the competitors by Bayern Munich final month.
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Sources have advised ESPN that Messi shouldn’t be ready to cut back his wages and was upset after his title was jeered by a piece of the membership’s supporters within the earlier two house matches.
ESPN sources added that the 35-year-old is leaving all doorways open for different groups to make him a suggestion.
His father had already mentioned the opportunity of a Barcelona return however financially it is going to be tough to obtain whereas the participant’s camp can be awaiting a proposition from Inter Miami and Major League Soccer.
According to sources, Messi is open to enjoying within the U.S. earlier than his profession comes to an finish whereas there stays curiosity from Saudi Arabia membership Al Ittihad.