The ace footballer and Barcelona captain Lionel Messi has just revealed that he is on the verge to get retirement from his playing career.
Six times winner of Ballon d’Or, Lionel Messi’s contract at the Nou Camp will be expiring in June 2021. At the end of the season, Messi has to decide what will be his future plan. However, as per the recent reports, Messi had already decided how will be playing in his final years of career.
There was a meeting held between Lionel Messi and the Barcelona president Joan Laporta where the 33 year old footballer expressed that he would try to play football at the highest level for next two years before moving to Miami where the football superstar has bought a luxury apartment.
⚠️The day after taking office as president, Laporta and Messi met to start talking about the future. He told Messi to trust that the proposal would be interesting both sportingly and economically. Everyone came out very happy as per @xavicampos @OnzeTv3 @tv3cat
— Sujoy Shyam Pritam (@sujoy_pritam) May 3, 2021
Also being the captain of Argentina national team, Messi had previously mentioned that he would like to move to Newell’s Old Boys which would be ideal for him to end the career. However, looks like Lionel Messi has another plan to play football for some time before moves Miami. Lionel Messi has been in great form in 2021 where he scored 26 goals and 9 assist for Barcelona.