Lionel Messi has revealed that he has no intention of leaving Barcelona anytime soon but they have to continue to win. The terms in the 32-year-old contract’s was recently revealed and a clause in his deal could allow him leave as a free agent at the end of the 2019-20 campaign. Barcelona vice-president has confirmed that the Argentine international can call it quits using his own discretion but Messi has finally revealed his position concerning the issue.
Bartomeu said that there is a clause in your contract that allows you to go out for free?
Leo Messi: “I cannot really confirm anything, because in the contracts there is a condition of confidentiality and can not talk about anything, and if I talk I will break this condition.” pic.twitter.com/wwGiqe8BbA
— Leo Messi 🔟 (@WeAreMessi) September 12, 2019
However, the five-time Ballon d’Or winner continuously outlined his desire to win as his comments suggested the club’s failure to land the Champions League title despite winning La Liga last season. “Obviously, I want to win and I want to win at this club. This is my home. I don’t have any intention of going anywhere but I want to keep competing and winning,” Messi told Sport . “My idea is to continue here for as long as I can perform well and my body allows me to do that. Afterwards, as I said before, my contract isn’t something that worries me or even something I manage myself. “My father handles that with the president or whoever he needs to talk to. I only express my thoughts.
Leo Messi: "That contract was agreed a long time ago, My idea is to stay here for as long as I'm capable of playing at the required level and my body allows it."
"I don't even manage my contract, my father handles that. I only give my thoughts on it." pic.twitter.com/XzfMe9QCD6
— Barca Fans Nigeria (@BarcaNaija) September 12, 2019