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WHAT A MESS Lionel Messi transfer request: Furious Barcelona fans protest against president Bartomeu outside Nou Camp

Posted Wednesday, August 26, 2020 by hits

Angry supporters congregated at the club's stadium and protested against president Josep Maria Bartomeu, demanding his resignation. Barcelona fans congregated outside the Nou Camp to show their support for Lionel Messi Credit: AFP or licensors The Argentine icon has decided he wants to quit the club after a series of fallouts with the hierarchy Credit: Reuters It is understood the board will ...Full Story »

Bartomeu, at least let Messi leave with honour

Posted Wednesday, August 26, 2020 by Marca.com65 hits

The day of Lionel Messi saying goodbye had to come. All Barcelona fans awaited with anguish that moment that seems to have come with the now famous fax. The problem is that Barcelona fans imagined this glorious era ending with fireworks, under the shelter of a new title - perhaps a Champions League - and surrounded by success and happiness. The end, however, could come after a horrible trophy...Full Story »

Messi's beautiful Barcelona career to end in tears, despair and ugly divorce

Posted Wednesday, August 26, 2020 by Goal.com100 hits

It was always thought that the Argentine would end his top-flight club career in Catalunya but the stage is now set for a bitter court battle Lionel Messi wants to leave Barcelona. It's a statement that is both shocking and unsurprising. Even after the humiliating 8-2 Champions League loss to Bayern Munich, many refused to even contemplate such a scenario. Deco said he struggled to imagine ...Full Story »

Transfer news and rumours LIVE: Man Utd in position to sign Messi

Posted Wednesday, August 26, 2020 by Goal.com201 hits

Ferguson told Mourinho to sign Alli at Man UtdTottenham manager Jose Mourinho has revealed Sir Alex Ferguson told him to sign Dele Alli during his time at Manchester United. Valencia confirm agreement with Leeds for £27m RodrigoValencia have confirmed that the club has reached a deal with Leeds United over the transfer of star striker Rodrigo. Reports have linked the Spanish forward wi...Full Story »

Transfer news and rumours LIVE: Man City preparing to make Messi offer

Posted Tuesday, August 25, 2020 by Goal.com164 hits

Milan open talks to sign Real's Diaz Milan are hoping to sign Real Madrid midfielder Brahim Diaz on a loan deal for next season. Fabrizio Romano reports the Serie A club want to add the Spanish under-21 international to their squad as they attempt to rise up the table after a sixth-place finish in 2019-20. Diaz made 10 appearances for Real last season. Leverkusen eyeing Schick as Havertz rep...Full Story »

'Messi is very welcome at PSG!' - Tuchel would love unlikely signing of 'Mr. Barcelona'

Posted Monday, August 24, 2020 by Goal.com54 hits

Paris Saint-Germain manager Thomas Tuchel has declared Lionel Messi is "very welcome" to join the club should the Barcelona star decide to pursue a move away from Camp Nou. The Argentine legend has once again been linked with a possible Barca exit after seeing his side end the season without a trophy and lose 8-2 to Bayern Munich in the Champions League quarter-finals. Tuchel himself faile...Full Story »

Ronaldo: Messi leaving Barcelona solves nothing

Posted Sunday, August 23, 2020 by Tribalfootball.com44 hits

Real Valladolid owner Ronaldo says letting Lionel Messi leave won't solve anything at Barcelona. The Argentinian is considering his future at the Camp Nou due to frustrations with the club's recent off-field antics and on-field struggles, but the Brazilian thinks the Catalans should do all they can to keep him. "It's very unlikely that he'll be able to leave Barcelona at the moment, especial...Full Story »

Barcelona's board debate selling frustrated Messi - sources

Posted Saturday, August 22, 2020 by ESPN66 hits

Barcelona hope to persuade Lionel Messi to stay at the club, but some members of the board have told ESPN that they wouldn't be against selling him in the right circumstances. New coach Ronald Koeman has publicly said he wants to build the team around Messi, and sources have told ESPN that the board's stance is that they want to keep him. However, Messi's doubts about his future have generat...Full Story »

Messi wouldn't give me shirt after Barca thrashing - Bayern's Davies

Posted Friday, August 21, 2020 by ESPN51 hits

Bayern Munich full-back Alphonso Davies said Lionel Messi wouldn't give Davies his shirt after Barcelona's 8-2 loss to the German champions on Friday. Davies, 19, was speaking after Bayern Munich beat Lyon 3-0 in their Champions League semifinal to set up a finale against Paris Saint-Germain on Aug. 23. "Yeah, I asked for it, but I think he was a little upset," Davies told BT Sport. "It's OK...Full Story »

'Easier for Messi to go to PSG than Neymar back to Barcelona' – Brazilian’s advisor discusses transfer sagas

Posted Friday, August 21, 2020 by Goal.com74 hits

It would be “easier for Lionel Messi to go to PSG than for Neymar to return to Barcelona”, claims Wagner Ribeiro, with two transfer sagas being stirred by the close confidant of the Brazilian superstar. The South American forward currently plying his trade in France has been linked with a return to Camp Nou for some time. Barca have made no secret of the fact that they would welc...Full Story »

What Ronald Koeman must prioritise at Barcelona - Lionel Messi transfer saga top of list

Posted Thursday, August 20, 2020 by hits

Ronald Koeman has been appointed Barcelona boss on a two-year deal at the Nou Camp. Barcelona boss Ronald Koeman has it all to do as the Catalan giants' new manager next season. The Dutchman signed a two-year deal on Wednesday morning to secure himself one of the most-coveted positions in club football. Express Sport are on hand to take a look at what the former Barca man has to do to get Lione...Full Story »

Transfer news and rumours LIVE: Fati swaps Messi's brother for Ronaldo's agent

Posted Thursday, August 20, 2020 by Goal.com127 hits

Lazio set to sign €18m MuriqiFenerbahce striker Vedat Muriqi is poised to line up for Lazio next season after an €18 million (£16m/$21m) deal was agreed, reports TRT Spor. Muriqi will reportedly sign a five-year deal with Lazio after scoring 17 goals across 36 games last season in Turkey. Rogic to trade Celtic for QatarCeltic midfielder Tom Rogic is close to sealing a move ...Full Story »

Lionel Messi summer transfer decision confirmed by Barcelona chief Josep Maria Bartomeu

Posted Wednesday, August 19, 2020 by hits

Barcelona are a club in turmoil. Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has insisted Lionel Messi will not be sold this summer and will lead the rebuild with new manager Ronald Koeman. The ramifications of Barcelona's stunning 8-2 defeat to Bayern Munich on Friday continues at the Camp Nou with sporting director Eric Abidal following Quique Setien out of the club. The Spanish side have move...Full Story »

Lionel Messi tells Barcelona he wants transfer ‘immediately’ following Bayern loss, says journo who broke Neymar to PSG

Posted Monday, August 17, 2020 by hits

Lionel Messi 'wants to leave Barcelona this summer' LIONEL MESSI wants to leave Barcelona THIS SUMMER, according to reports. And the Argentine superstar is said to have informed the club already. Messi was furious after Barca were humiliatingly dumped out of the Champions League on Friday with an 8-2 thumping by Bayern Munich. He reportedly threatened to quit if there was not a major restruc...Full Story »

Transfer news and rumours UPDATES: Man City ready to swoop for Messi

Posted Sunday, August 16, 2020 by Goal.com150 hits

Barca-linked Garcia refuses to discuss Man City future Manchester City defender Eric Garcia affirmed that he "could not comment" on speculation concerning his future at the Etihad Stadium after seeing the club eliminated from the Champions League at the hands of Lyon. Two goals from Moussa Dembele late in the second half inspired the French side to a 3-1 victory over City, who were hot favo...Full Story »

First Picture Emerges Of 'Broken' Lionel Messi In Dressing Room During Bayern Munich’s 8-2 Humiliation Of Barcelona

Posted Saturday, August 15, 2020 by thesportbible.com74 hits

Lionel Messi appeared to be a 'broken' man and was sat by himself as the first image of the Barcelona captain in the dressing room has emerged online. Bayern Munich put on a clinical performance against Barcelona on Friday as they dumped the Spanish side out of the Champions League with a stunning 8-2 win. The German champions ruthlessly scored four times in either half as Messi and Co's Cha...Full Story »

'Has he got the time to sit there and wait?' - Ferdinand hints Messi could consider Barcelona exit

Posted Saturday, August 15, 2020 by Goal.com70 hits

Rio Ferdinand has said Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi may consider leaving the club following their 8-2 humiliation at the hands of Bayern Munich on Friday. The Blaugrana conceded four goals in either half as they were put to the sword by the rampant Bundesliga champions in the Champions League quarter-final. The result will likely see several changes made at Barcelona, with president Jo...Full Story »

Muller: You can't defend against Messi with just one person

Posted Friday, August 14, 2020 by Marca.com53 hits

Thomas Muller has admitted that Bayern Munich will have to be thorough in their job of stopping Lionel Messi on Friday. The Barcelona captain was instrumental as Barcelona progressed past Napoli in the last 16 of the Champions League. "The main thing I want to say is that Messi is in form and he's not a player that you can defend with just one player," Muller said in his pre-match press conf...Full Story »

'Lewandowski's extraordinary but Messi's from another planet' – Vidal backs Barcelona icon in UCL clash

Posted Friday, August 14, 2020 by Goal.com66 hits

Arturo Vidal is well aware of the threat posed by Robert Lewandowski ahead of Barcelona's Champions League quarter-final with Bayern Munich, but remains convinced Lionel Messi gives the Blaugrana the edge. Both Barca and Bayern came through their last-16 ties relatively comfortable in the end, Quique Setien's side beating Napoli 4-2 over two legs and the German champions crushing Chelsea 7-1 ...Full Story »

Barcelona vs Bayern Munich - Setien: Lewandowski is great but Messi is better

Posted Friday, August 14, 2020 by PA59 hits

Quique Setien has insisted that Barcelona talisman Lionel Messi remains a cut above Bayern Munich’s prolific striker Robert Lewandowski.Messi and Lewandowski will go head-to-head on Friday when Barcelona face Bayern in a mouthwatering Champions League quarter-final showdown in Portugal.Former Bayern and Germany defender Lothar Matthaus this week claimed in-form Lewandowski has now jumped a...Full Story »

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