This is now officially official as PsG has confirms the signing of Lionel Messi the former Barcelona player on a free Transfer. This was announced on their social media page as Messi agree to Join the French club until June 2023.
PSG Signing Lionel Andres Messi now means the club has the highest total of wage of £256m while PSG now got their man, it is believe that the club is now undisputed in their attack with Neymar, Mbappe and Lionel Messi across Europe top 5 leagues.
The deal means Messi will earn a total which amount to €35m per season including add-ons. PSG is not in any competition with any other club for the signature of the Argentine Legend as it makes it easy for the club to get their man. Neymar on his Twitter handle has officially welcome Lionel Messi to the club “Back Together” as he was overwhelmed to see his friend in Paris today.
Messi back to Paris means the club will be fighting for all trophies this season but their most priority in the upcoming season will be the UEFA champions league. Messi current PSG contract valid until 2023.
As PSG Confirms the Signing of Lionel Messi, his shirt number has been revealed which means he will wear the number 19 although Neymar has offered to give Messi his shirt number.
Recall that both PSG and Manchester City bid for Lionel Messi in April which was turn down, Manchester City opt for Jack Grealish the most expensive English player which dent the hope of signing Messi.
PSG plays Strasbourg on the 14th which Lionel Messi could play and have some minutes ahead of 2021/2022 Season in the french league.
Can Messi replicate his form in PSG by scoring 25+ goal for the next two season and double his tally for assist too? We hope to find out as fans will be watching how Lionel Messi handles his new challenge in a new environment and in a new club.