Lionel Messi would assist Manchester Metropolis take the following step and win the Champions League, in keeping with former captain Vincent Kompany.
Kompany has claimed the pair are more likely to nonetheless have a ‘rapport’ and stated he imagines the 2 males have one another’s quantity to allow them to nonetheless communicate on the telephone.
Metropolis are thought-about the favourites to signal Messi after the Argentine advised Barcelona he desires to go away the membership earlier this week.
The 33-year-old, broadly thought-about the very best participant on the planet, would undoubtedly enhance Metropolis’s already-dangerous assault and will add the additional high quality and expertise wanted to go additional in Europe.
Metropolis haven’t gone past the Champions League quarter finals underneath Pep Guardiola, and have by no means reached a closing, however Messi has received the competitors 4 occasions, in 2006, 2009, 2011 and 2015.
And Kompany says he might be the lacking hyperlink for Metropolis in Europe subsequent season if he have been to signal for the Blues.
“It’d be unbelievable for the membership to have a participant like him – he may assist them take the following step by successful the Champions League,” Kompany stated.
“I do know Guardiola’s mind-set, so I can effectively think about the 2 of them will nonetheless have a rapport. I can think about Pep and Messi nonetheless have each other’s telephone numbers. To allow them to give each other a name.
“If Messi has determined to go away Barcelona then I can solely respect his determination. Let’s be clear – as a Metropolis fan, I hope Messi joins them.”