PSG: A Departure From Messi Not Under Study.
Rumors of Lionel Messi’s discomfort in Paris, where he settled down last summer after two decades in Barcelona, have been rife for several weeks. They increased last Sunday, after the whistles of a part of the Parc des Princes during the reception of Bordeaux (3-0). If the Argentine striker ” did not like it “, reports the newspaper lookup. Is his future at PSG in question? Not really. Messi (34) is under contract until June 2023, and PSG have no intention of selling him.
The capital club is delighted with its off-field contribution (image, merchandising, etc.) and does not want to give up on the sorting project embodied by Messi. The Catalan daily Sport extinguishes the rumor of a return to FC Barcelona. The Messi clan had reportedly had no contact with Barcelona president Joan Laporta since the player’s departure last August. ” Messi’s desire, according to sources close to the player, is to complete his contract with the Parisian club “, summarizes Sport. No departure on the horizon for the sevenfold Ballon door.
And that of Mbappe completed this week?
We have been hearing everything and its opposite about the future of Kylian Mbappé for almost a year, and it has not been getting better in recent days. We can legitimately think that the disappointment in the Champions League, against Real Madrid last week, keeps him away from an extension in Paris and brings him closer to Real for this summer. The pro-Real Marca daily knows about it: on Friday, it said that the Merengues wanted to complete the signing of Mbappé within a week. This Monday, contacted live by Canal +, Marca journalist Pablo Pozo gave a layer. According to him, ” it should be this week ” that Mbappé will commit to Real end of season. RMC Sport journalist Logic Tanzi insists that the French striker has not yet decided. We will surely have to wait beyond this week before knowing the end of the Mbappé soap opera.
Case (AC Milan) always closer to Barcelona
According to the renowned journalist Gerardo Romero and relayed by Sport, FC Barcelona ” has found a final agreement ” for the signing of Franck Kessié this summer. The Ivorian midfielder, at the end of the contract at AC Milan, has been announced for months at the Blaugrana. The 25-year-old has not been negotiating an extension with the Rossoneri for a while, as reported by the Italian press. He was a prime target for Barca, plagued by economic concerns and who will therefore not have to pay transfer compensation. Journalist Fabrizio Romano (Sky Sports The Guardian etc.) mentions a net salary of €6.5 million per month for Kessié.
Vidal (Inter) already sees himself in Brazil
With 32 matches played including 7 starts, Arturo Vidal is still providing services to Inter Milan, where he is at the end of his contract. But it should not go beyond the current exercise. “The time may end my European chapter,” announced the 34-year-old Chilean midfielder, who played for Juventus, Bayern Munich and FC Barcelona. “I dream of playing for Flamengo. I love Flamengo, I will play for them one day,” Vidal added to TNT Sports. Vidal left Chile in 2007, at 20, to discover Germany and Bayer Leverkusen.