Lionel Messi is ready to Join Chelsea football club or Manchester City if they offer him total of £500 million. The Argentine international will listen to offers from British football clubs.
The biggest rumor of today’s transfer window have shocked everyone. It’s a bad news for the fans of Messi and Barcelona According to telegraph.co.uk, the Barcelona forward Lionel Messi is ready to join Chelsea or Manchester City if they offer him £500m this summer.
In the month of November, Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho described stories linking the Premier League leader with Messi as “obviously not true”. But suddenly, Barcelona have been in meltdown since then and reports in Spain suggest the player is at war with boss with Luis Enrique.
On 7th Jan, Lionel Messi missed training and said “I neither confirm nor deny those reports. The things that are part of the team always remain the changing room. I have the same relationship with all my players that I had at the start of the season.”
Reports in Spain suggest there is a power struggle going on between Messi and the manager, with the player favorite to win. For Chelsea football club, it would be great test to stay within the limits of financial fair play to the limit.
Few days ago, Messi followed Chelsea’s official account on Instagram which points that he is taking interest in Chelsea football club. It has become apparent that Messi also have followed / liked Manchester City on Facebook. The Star repeats claims that Chelsea are willing to pay the unsettled Argentinian’s £200m buy out clause and meet wage demands that would cost them another.
What would happen if he leaves Barcelona?
- There will be end of Ronaldo vs Messi rivalry which is probably considered as the biggest rivalry of this generation.
- El Clasico will not be at its best. The El Clasico is probably the best clash in football that will became fade if Messi leave Barcelona. Indirectly, Real Madrid would not like Messi to leave Camp Nou.
- It is believed that football fans starts following new club of their favorite footballer. This will lead to shift of Barca fans to Chelsea or Manchester City.
Do Messi really need to sign for new club?