Lionel Messi’s father shares an replace on star footballer becoming a member of Saudi membership

With hypothesis over Lionel Messi’s potential subsequent vacation spot turning right into a frenzy his father intervened Tuesday to say no deal has been agreed over a transfer to Saudi Arabia or return to Barcelona.

Messi’s contract with Paris Saint-Germain runs till the tip of June, and his father Jorge Messi mentioned nothing will probably be determined earlier than PSG’s season finishes on June 3.

“There are all the time rumors and lots of use the title of Lionel to achieve notoriety however there’s just one fact and we will guarantee you that there’s nothing with anybody,” Jorge Messi posted on his Instagram account. “Neither verbal, nor signed, nor agreed, and there received’t be something till the tip of the season.”

The guessing recreation escalated Tuesday into the place the World Cup winner from Argentina will play subsequent season. Staying at PSG appears essentially the most unlikely end result, whereas Inter Miami in Main League Soccer can be chasing the seven-time Ballon d’Or winner.

There’s absolutely no agreement with any club for next season

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There’s completely no settlement with any membership for subsequent season

“There’s completely no settlement with any membership for subsequent season,” he wrote on Instagram. “The choice received’t be taken previous to Lionel end(ing) the season with PSG. We’ll assess the state of affairs on the finish of the season.”

Each Barcelona and Al Hilal clearly need Messi, who turns 36 subsequent month and likewise desires to maintain taking part in for Argentina. South American qualifying for the 2026 World Cup begins in September, with Argentina at dwelling towards Ecuador.

Messi’s journey final week to Saudi Arabia — and subsequent suspension by PSG for the unauthorized absence — has re-ignited speak he’ll play within the Center Japanese nation if he leaves the French capital as anticipated. One French media report claimed Messi has agreed to an enormous take care of an unnamed Saudi membership price at the least 500 million euros ($548 million).

PSG declined to remark when requested by The Related Press if there may be an settlement in place for Messi to go away the membership.

Messi was linked with a transfer to Riyadh-based Saudi membership Al Hilal final month, the identical metropolis the place Ronaldo’s workforce, Al Nassr, is positioned.

Argentine famous person Lionel Messi will play in Saudi Arabia subsequent season beneath a blockbuster deal, a supply near the negotiations within the kingdom informed AFP on Tuesday.

The deal would imply Messi probably joins his arch-rival Cristiano Ronaldo within the Saudi league because the Gulf state lavishes its oil wealth on sport.

There was no affirmation from Messi’s present membership Paris Saint-Germain, who famous merely that he was beneath contract till June 30 when contacted by AFP.

The supply mentioned Messi will signal a “enormous” take care of an as-yet-unnamed Saudi membership simply months after the 35-year-old lifted the World Cup in neighbouring Qatar in December.

“Messi is a carried out deal. He’ll play in Saudi Arabia subsequent season,” mentioned the supply, who will not be authorised to talk to media and spoke on situation of anonymity.

“The contract is phenomenal. It is enormous. We’re simply finalising some small particulars,” added the supply.

A separate PSG supply mentioned the Qatar-owned French membership had not provided Messi a brand new deal.

“If the membership had needed to resume his contract, it could have been carried out earlier,” that supply mentioned.





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