Amazing news Messi stays in the Camp Nou. The footballing world was ripped apart in August 2020 when Lionel Messi requested a transfer away from the club where he had spent his entire career.
That transfer, infamously, did not happen; the provision would have allowed Messi to go on a free transfer in the summer widely contested. Instead of taking the “club of his dreams” to court, Messi elected to stay for another season.
The sole stipulation was that there would be no such disagreement in the summer of 2021. When the 33-year-old would be free to join any team wanting and able to sign him.
The following season mark by doubt regarding Lionel Messi’s future at Camp Nou. He dissatisfied with the project under then-president Josep Maria Bartomeu, who had left, prompting a presidential election. Every candidate promised to get the captain to renew his contract.
The final winner was Joan Laporta. There were early flashes of confidence, with initial discussions “going well” and Barcelona finding form under Ronald Koeman and completing an astonishing league comeback.
Lionel Messi appeared to have a bright future ahead of him. He enjoyed life at La Blaugrana while delaying a decision until the end of the season and instead focusing on the title race.
According to the newest reports, Lionel Messi has decided to stay in Barcelona and renew his contract. According to the ever-reliable writer Achraf Ben Ayad.
All rumors of a departure have to rest, and the Argentinian will put pen to paper and work on the president’s new sporting initiative, a promise that Laporta has kept.
Culés worldwide worried about their beloved club captain’s future at the club where he has spent his entire life, epitomizing the Barcelona identity and serving as the club’s face for more than a decade. There is no longer any doubt because Messi’s future is certain: he will stay. Amazing news Messi stays in the Camp Nou.