And, according to the British newspaper, “Daily Star”, sports reports from Spain And Italy confirmed that Messi had agreed to reduce his salary with Barcelona until he moved to Inter Miami in 2023, by 45 million pounds.
In a press statement, the president of FC Barcelona hinted Juan Laporta, It is close to reaching an agreement with Messi, explaining: “The renewal with Messi is going well in terms of negotiations, but it has not yet taken place. Nothing can be said that it is over or agreed upon, but the indicators all seem very positive.”
He added: “It is not a question of money on his part, he understands the current situation of the club, he wants to keep thinking and wants a very competitive team and that Barcelona can win trophies, leagues, cups and titles.”
He continued, “The feeling that you are not winning must end as soon as possible. We strive in every way to improve the team. This squad must be balanced. We will see what happens in the coming days.”
Barcelona continues to rearrange its cards according to its low budget, by agreeing to buy back the club’s right-back Real BetisEmerson, Wednesday.
Barcelona said it implemented the purchase clause in Emerson’s loan deal after allowing him to play for Real Betis in La Liga for the past two and a half years.
Barcelona signed Emerson from Brazilian club Atletico Mineiro in January 2019 for 12 million euros ($14.6 million), but loaned him to Betis immediately.
The right-back, 22, played a key role in the ranks of Betis, and provided ten assists last season.
He helped coach Manuel Pellegrini’s team finish sixth in the league, ensuring participation in European League.