Big news is coming out for the fans of Lionel Messi. Actually, star footballer Lionel Messi has now signed a two-year contract with French club Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) after leaving the Barcelona club. Messi will soon be seen playing for PSG. The 34-year-old Messi said an emotional goodbye to the Barcelona club on Sunday itself. Messi was very emotional during his last press conference with Barcelona.
According to media reports, Lionel Messi will get around 25 million pounds (about Rs 258 crore) every year to play for French club Paris Saint-Germain. Messi joining PSG is considered a great deal for the club.
LIONEL MESSI HAS OFFICIALLY SIGNED WITH PSG 🚨 pic.twitter.com/0883twUa1C— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) August 10, 2021
Messi joined the club at the age of 13 and has been playing for the same club for 21 years. In fact, Barcelona’s team is facing a huge financial crisis. The club has a debt of Rs 8000 crore. Whereas Messi’s last deal with the club in 2017 was around Rs 4900 crore. The club could not make further deals due to economic conditions. Because of which Messi’s contract had to be terminated.
Messi had a big hand in taking Barcelona to the heights. He scored 672 goals for the Barcelona club. Messi played a record 778 matches for Barcelona and helped the club win several major titles.
Neymar is already present in PSG’s team. Apart from Neymar, Kylin Mbappe of France also plays for this club. In such a situation, now after the joining of Lionel Messi with PSG, a different type of enthusiasm and enthusiasm is being seen among the football fans.