Manchester Metropolis have reached an settlement with Lionel Messi over a transfer to the Etihad Stadium, in response to stories.
The Barcelona celebrity dropped a bombshell earlier within the week as he instructed the Nou Camp membership he desires to depart.
Metropolis are one of many few golf equipment that might afford the Argentina worldwide and MEN Sport understands the Blues have at all times felt they might be in a robust place to land Messi if he ever did determine to depart Barcelona.
Stories prompt that Pep Guardiola may embrace Riyad Mahrez, Gabriel Jesus or Bernardo Silva in a deal for Messi however MEN Sport understands these claims are large of the mark.
Argentine journalist Vero Brunati stories Metropolis have already reached an settlement with Messi over private phrases.
She tweeted: “#Metropolis and #Messi they have already got settlement in numbers.” She additionally added that Messi will quickly make a public announcement over his future the place he’ll formally verify his Barcelona exit.
Elsewhere, stories in France recommend Paris Saint-Germain have contacted Messi’s father over a swap to France however had been instructed he has determined to affix Metropolis.
L’Equipe declare PSG’s technical director Leonardo contacted Jorge Messi, who acts as his son’s agent, to discover the potential for Messi shifting to Ligue 1.
The French outlet declare Messi’s father took their name however knowledgeable the Champions League finalists that his son had already chosen to maneuver to Metropolis.
It is value taking these stories with a grain of salt however all indicators level to a transfer to the Premier League if his long-standing affiliation with Barcelona ends this summer time.