Jorge Messi has confirmed that his son is likely to leave Camp Nou, but has denied keeping in touch with Pep Guardiola
Silence is broken when Leo Messi’s father Jorge Messi got out of the car, who took him from El Prat Airport to the Barcelona office. When speaking to “Deportes Cuatro”, Jorge Messi said that it would be difficult for Leo Messi to stay in Barcelona.
Before entering the office, Messi’s father said “I don’t know anything about Manchester”. The reporter who followed Jorge Messi in a taxi insisted that Manchester be interested and talked to the coach of the British club. Guardiola keeps in touch. However, Messi’s father said: “I didn’t talk to Guardiola.”
Messi submitted an official transfer request at the Nou Camp last week, shocking the entire football world. He saw his willingness to activate the release clause in his existing contract, which will expire in 2021.
Messi decided not to attend the pre-season physical examination at the university-based in Barcelona on weekends. He will not conduct any further training to keep himself away from first-team affairs.
The son’s main legal representative, Jorge Messi, landed at Barcelona’s El Prat Airport on Wednesday, fierce speculation surrounding Argentine’s future. The 62-year-old agent told about the current situation after arriving in Catalonia. He told El Chiringuito: “The future in Barcelona? It’s hard. It’s hard to stay.”