Watch Messi’s Emotional Press Conference at Barcelona
The emotions were palpable on Lionel Messi’s face as he attended Barcelona’s swansong press conference on Sunday and why it won’t be so? Messi started his Football journey with the club when he was only 18 years old and has left the club as one of the best footballers of all time.
The young boy from Argentina had already grabbed eyeballs with his insane dribbling skills when he commenced his beautiful career and after spending 17 years at the club, there was so much to look back to.Also Read – Lionel Messi Admits He Was Ready to Take 50 Per Cent Wage Cut to Stay at Barcelona
The memories which Messi created will always be etched in his heart as well the hearts of every football fan.
The striker took giant strides with the club and he always came up with inspiring performances against the best in the world. Messi led Barcelona to 34 titles and scored a record-breaking 672 goals in 782 appearances he made for the club. Also Read – Lionel Messi Opens up on Barcelona Exit: “Most Difficult Moment of my Career”
It wasn’t easy for the talismanic striker to leave the club, which he considers more than a family. In fact, Messi confirmed that he was ready to take a wage cut to stay at the club but the deal couldn’t be finalized due to the financial obligations of the LA Liga. Also Read – Lionel Messi Reveals Transfer Talks With Paris Saint-Germain: “Nothing is Confirmed”
“I was convinced to stay here in Barcelona. This is my home, our home. I wanted to stay at Barça and it was the plan… and today I’ve to say goodbye after my entire life here,” Messi said at the press conference.
Messi also confirmed that the talks are on with PSG Saint-Germain but nothing has been confirmed yet.