Article

Messi will sign another Barcelona contract, predicts Bartomeu

21 février 2018 18:31

Lionel Messi will sign another Barcelona contract to ensure he stays at the club for the rest of his career, believes president Josep Maria Bartomeu.

After a long delay and with his deal running down, Messi finally agreed terms on a fresh four-year contract in November, taking him to the end of the 2020-21 season.

Messi will be 34 at the end of that contract, but Bartomeu expects the Argentina star to sign another Barcelona deal before he retires.

"We are a club that bets on good football," Bartomeu told Bloomberg. "We have a unique style of play and Messi is the best player in the world, our key player.

"Andres Iniesta is an example. We want him here not as a player, but as a legend in the future.

"And with Messi I hope it's the same. Now he's got a four-year contract, but I don't think it will be his last [with Barcelona]."

Messi's new contract has a buyout clause set at €700million, with his 30 club titles matching the record set by his team-mate, Barca captain Iniesta.

Actualités

11 décembre 2018

 17:15
 17:14
 17:05
 17:05
 16:59
 16:43
 16:19
 16:04
 15:46
 15:44
 15:04
 14:41
 14:07
 13:48
 13:32
 13:26
 12:39
 11:55
 11:11
 10:58
 10:48
 09:37
 09:20
 09:00
 07:30
 06:23
 06:14
 05:33
 05:30
 04:53
 04:21
 02:58
 02:44
 02:25
 02:16
 02:05
 01:41
 00:47
 00:44
 00:41
 00:27
 00:06

10 décembre 2018

 23:57
 23:09
 22:43
 22:37
 21:56
 21:44
 21:33
 21:18
 20:46
 20:20
 20:05
 19:51
 19:23
 19:18
 19:17
 18:59
 18:33
 18:18
 18:16
 17:57
 17:12
 17:01
 16:48
 16:26
 16:19
 16:10
 15:46
 15:15