Barcelona officials revealed, on Sunday, the fact that the Catalan star Lionel Messi asked to leave after the historic defeat by Bayern Munich (2-8) in the Champions League.
The Spanish newspaper indicated that it had contacted those close to Lionel Messi, but they did not deny or confirm the request of the Argentine flea to leave Barca.
Reports claimed that Lionel Messi informed the Barcelona administration of his decision to leave the team this season after disappointing results during the last period.
According to what was published by “Football Italia”, Messi spoke with the administration about his decision to leave Camp Nou, and not wait until the expiry of his contract, which extends for next year.
And the site reported that Messi is not completely satisfied with the current management of the club, and therefore made his final decision to leave.
Barcelona lost the Spanish League title to Real Madrid, and deposited the Champions League with a resounding scandal against Bayern Munich, by losing eight to two.
Reports revealed that many clubs want to include Lionel Messi, led by Italian Inter and England’s Manchester City.