FC Barcelona You have sent a burofax requesting the termination of the contract
Leo Messi wants to leave in Ftbol Club Barcelona. It is difficult to write this sentence without exclamations. The player has sent a burofax to the club expressing his desire to execute the clause provided in his contract by which he can unilaterally leave the club at the end of each season. In principle that clause ended before June 10, but the atypical of this exercise by the coronavirus He opens it, he will request now to be free. It is considered a first step in opening a negotiation for an exit, assuming that its clause is 700 million euros. He OnlyAfter calling an urgent meeting, he has also responded with a burofax assuring him that he wants him to stay and finish his Barça career.
After his conversation with Ronald Koeman last Friday, in which the Argentine already warned the coach to look more outside than insideMessi has not been slow to finish making a decision that involves an earthquake on the football planet. The news of the year without a doubt, that the captain of the Only and emblem of the club in more than the last decade, the best player in the history of the Catalan club, wants to leave, and for free, the club in which he has been the last 20 to.
Events have been precipitating in recent days. The Argentine already finished very touched after 8-2 against him Bayern and what has happened since has convinced him to take a step that many thought possible but few believed that he would end up taking. The call to Luis Surez in which Koeman I told him that he did not count on him, he could have been the last straw for a glass that had been filling up in recent times.
The relationship of Messi With the current Board of Directors it was more than tight, eroded over time, without ever building bridges that could have been united if the signing of Neymar, whose intent Messi came to question. Leo even publicly confronted Eric Abidal last January, tired of the fact that the club did not reply to those who said that he was the boss in the dressing room and in sports politics.
Bartomeu y Koeman they counted on its continuity. It remains to be seen how this setback fits the figure of the maximum president, very touched after the last two seasons, now aggravated by this decision to Messi, which will surely make him the president with whom Leo I decided to leave the club. Barto I got tired of saying that Messi will retire in the Only before tackling the renewal that was to be negotiated since on the 10th he entered the last year of the contract.
After more than a week of reflection, and putting so much sports on the balance, a race practically of one club man in Can Bara, the economic (the best contract in European football), and the personal (two decades living in Barcelona, where his three children were born and formed the home with his family), Messi has decided to put an end to his career in the Barcelona. The upheaval in Barcelona has moved the foundations of the Camp Nou. And there are still replicas. The end of the greatest story ever told in a Barca key is approaching.