Register Login Scores

Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar/Mbappe Watch

Transfer Update: Messi

After a shock report suggested that Lionel Messi is being pressured to return to Barcelona by his family, the superstar has reportedly decided his Paris Saint-Germain future.

Ronaldo: My Two Idols Growing Up Were...

It was said recently that the seven-time Ballon d’Or winner has been asked to return to his boyhood club, not only by his loved ones but also by ex-teammates Xavi Hernandez, now Barca boss, and Dani Alves. 

It was claimed that Messi's wife and kids have been struggling to adapt to life in France's capital city and would prefer returning to their family home in Barcelona.

However, according to The Sun, there is no chance the 34-year-old will head back to the Blaugrana any time soon as he intends to honour his contract in Paris, which expires in June 2023, despite his slow start to life in Ligue 1.

Have you seen Messi's house in Barcelona? Click through the gallery below: 

Messi's debut campaign in France has so far been overshadowed by some niggly injuries, with the forward having made only 16 appearances since his arrival in August last year.

The Argentine also recently fell ill after contracting COVID-19 while on a short holiday in Argentina, which has forced him to miss his side's past three matches across all competitions.

After testing positive, it is believed that Messi had not communicated this with PSG manager Mauricio Pochettino, who, ahead of a recent game, admitted to having not heard from his compatriot.

This led to the 2021 Copa America winner coming under heavy criticism from ex-Les Parisiens player Jerome Rothen, who thought the player should have shown his boss and club more respect.

Xavi 'Disappointed' With Dembele

CAF Bans Ghana Star After AFCON Fight

Report: Liverpool Unwilling To Meet Salah's Wage Demands


Top 5

Sundowns, SSU To Seal Swap Deal For Goalkeepers?

115 Jun 27, 2022 12:14 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

Official: 8 Transfers Confirmed Since Last Week

1 Jun 28, 2022 12:19 PM in World News

Johnson Leads Race For Royal AM Job?

9 Jun 27, 2022 11:58 AM in Siyagobhoza

Man Utd 'In Talks' With 4 Players

3 Jun 27, 2022 12:30 PM in English Premier League

Downs Vilakazi's Four Potential Suitors

35 Jun 27, 2022 09:51 AM in Mamelodi Sundowns

Chiefs New Signings Based On Stats, Glory Days Looming?

79 Jun 28, 2022 12:45 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Chiefs’ ‘Monster’ Finally Arrives At Naturena

75 Jun 27, 2022 02:18 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Official: Pirates Confirm New Head Coach

278 Jun 25, 2022 10:30 AM in Orlando Pirates

10 Deals Expected To Be Confirmed This Week

Jun 27, 2022 08:26 PM in World News

55 Years Of Doc: How Khumalo Celebrated On Exotic Island

1 Jun 27, 2022 03:06 PM in Footballers & Chill

Contracts At Naturena: What Each New Chiefs Player Signed

44 Jun 21, 2022 08:12 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

Mane Breaks Silence On Liverpool Exit

7 Jun 22, 2022 09:29 AM in Bundesliga News

Pirates To Make Decision On 7 Loan Returnees

5 Jun 20, 2022 04:19 PM in Orlando Pirates

Report: Lukaku's Chelsea Exit Confirmed

Jun 22, 2022 08:25 AM in English Premier League

Chiefs Target Back In Europe

4 Jun 20, 2022 03:51 PM in Kaizer Chiefs