Register Login Scores

Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Shock Messi Transfer Update

After it looked like Lionel Messi would agree to a new contract extension at FC Barcelona, there has been a surprising development that seemingly puts the Argentine's future at the club in serious doubt.

Click through the mini-gallery above to see the highest-paid players in football, and how much they earn annually, according to Marca and Italian journalist Tancredi Palmeri.

According to Cadena SER, the 33-year-old wants to leave the Blaugrana when his contract expires in 2021 and has put recent talks of an extension on hold.

It is claimed that negotiations started well, with both sides being happy initially, but recent events have made Messi reconsider his future.

The Barcelona captain is reportedly fed up with information leaks coming from the club suggesting he is responsible for decisions he had nothing to do with.

He is also believed to feel the club does not have a winning project and has told his closest teammates that he does not want to become the problem for Barcelona.

Messi has always said he would stay as long as the club wanted him, but recent events have made him rethink his future and an exit now seems a real possibility.

Read: Golden Shoe Race Is Heating Up, Can CR7 Catch Lewandowski?

His current expires in June 2021, so he could leave the Camp Nou on a free transfer after the 2020/21 season.

Can you imagine Barcelona without Messi? Have your say in the comments section below.

Ronaldinho To Come Out Of Retirement For Mardona?

Breaking: Messi Achieves Massive Milestone A Lot Quicker Than ...

Ronaldo & Messi To Play Together In Tevez Testimonial?


Top 5

7 In & 15 Out For Pirates – A Chance To Win The League

39 Oct 20, 2020 05:08 PM in Orlando Pirates

Reports: Barca Star Wants Out Because Of Messi

19 Oct 16, 2020 08:00 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Agent Comments On Laffor’s Downs Future

51 Oct 20, 2020 07:48 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

14 Footballers Who Have Degrees

25 Sep 16, 2020 08:30 PM in World News

Breaking: Pirates Finally Confirm New Goalkeeper

88 Oct 20, 2020 12:02 PM in Orlando Pirates

A Shot-Stopper's Showstopper! Pirates' New BMW Boy

Oct 20, 2020 03:09 PM in Stars & Their Cars

Hunt Singles Out Chiefs' Young Stars After Debut Win

62 Oct 18, 2020 06:00 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Downs’ R13m Star To Be Shipped Out?

43 Oct 20, 2020 04:52 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

Agent Comments On Laffor’s Downs Future

51 Oct 20, 2020 07:48 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

Seven Down, Four To Go For Pirates’ 11 Departures

19 Oct 20, 2020 01:06 PM in Orlando Pirates

11 Footballers Who Went Broke

33 Jun 10, 2020 07:15 PM in World News

Rejected: Why Baroka Wont’ Sell To Chiefs

15 Oct 20, 2020 07:11 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

The World's 10 Highest-Paid Football Stars Today

3 Sep 14, 2020 08:30 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Maluleke To Be Unveiled At New Club

7 Oct 20, 2020 09:13 AM in Siyagobhoza