Lionel Messi’s expression while playing for Barcelona in a match
Spanish media reported Barcelona become the leading club to ‘recruit’ the Argentine superstar.
However, financial condition Barcelona which is chaotic making the awarding of a new contract for Messi will go through a steep road.
The negotiation process between Messi and Barcelona has been hampered by problems with financial fair play regulations in the Spanish League.
Before getting Messi’s signature, Barcelona must first reduce the player’s salary budget because the value has exceeded the threshold.
The salary budget for the Catalan giants in the 2019-2020 season reached 671 million euros (Rp 11.5 trillion).