What Lionel Messi Said About Leaving Barcelona Fc

Barcelona skipper Lionel Messi has broken his silence on the hot topic of leaving the club at the end of this season.

Messi has been seriously linked with an exit from Barcelona in recent weeks but the Argentine international superstar is adamant that he wants to remain at the Nou Camp.

In a chat with Spanish news outlet Sport, Messi reiterated his desire to stay at Barcelona though he was quick to point out his hunger for the Champions League trophy.

According to him, he wants to win the Champions League again.

Messi said that it’s been a long time since Barcelona won the competition.

Barcelona and Messi last won the Champions League title in 2015 when they bear Italian champions Juventus 3-1 in the final.

Club president Josep Maria Bartomeu is already working on a new deal for Messi with the Barcelona supremo keen for his star player to commit to the club for the longest time possible.

Spanish La Liga champions Barcelona have reinforced their squad for this season as they bid to end the five-year wait for the Champions League title.

Barcelona have been knocked out of the Champions League in dramatic fashion in each of the last two seasons.

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