Argentine legend Lionel Messi, the French player for Paris Saint-Germain, put an end to the emerging disputes about his professionalism in… Saudi League Roshanranks game Hilal from Saudi Arabia.
The contract of Lionel Messi (35-year-old) with the first football team of the French club Paris Saint-Germain expires at the end of the current season, that is, on June 30, 2023.
The Argentine star’s history with the Parisian club was about to end, with renewal negotiations stalled, prompting the Saudi leader to make a formal offer to include Messi in the ranks of Al-Azraq.
The blue leader wanted to include Leo next summer in exchange for a huge amount of money, which amounts to 400 million euros or “1.6 billion Saudi Riyals” for a single sports season.
Lionel Messi was crowned at the 2022 World Cup held in Doha, Qatar and he was able to lead his country to victory in the 2021 America’s Cup.
Messi formally responds to Saudi al-Hilal’s offer
Mario Kempes, the legend of Argentine football, revealed the details of his meeting with Messi in Paris and his question about his future, will he move to the Saudi league or not?
Mario Kempes said in an interview with El Sheringuito: “I asked Messi when I met him in Paris; that he moved to Saudi Arabia or the United States of America.”
Kempes revealed that Messi informed him, in what he claims, in one letter, that he ruled out the idea of moving to Saudi Arabia or America due to his desire to stay in European stadiums for the coming period.
And Kempes said that Messi’s desire is due to his desire for global competition and even reaching the America’s Cup 2024, and he is fully prepared for this, whether it be physically or technically. Which prompted him to prefer to stay in Europe.