May 29, 2024

Lionel Messi parts ways with FC Barcelona.

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Messi leaves Barcelona after a new contract was not agreed on due to financial obstacles according to Barcelona.

Lionel Messi at Barcelona

FC Barcelona statement: “Despite Barcelona and Lionel Messi having reached an agreement and the clear intention of both parties to sign a new contract today, this cannot happen because of financial and structural obstacles.”

He was expected to sign a new five year contract with a 50% reduction in his salary.

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The 34-year old made his senior debut in 2003 scoring 672 goals in 778 appearances for Barcelona.

Lionel Messi stats at Barcelona.

778 games

672 goals

305 assists.


10 La Liga, 8 SuperCopa De Espana, 7 Copa del Rey, 3 Club World Cup, 4 Champions League, 3 UEFA Super Cups.

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