Lionel Messi signs an official contract with Paris Saint-Germain F.C. It is the most historical move. Messi would join forces with Neymar jr and Kylian Mbappe.
Talks started on Thursday just after Barcelona’s official statement about Lionel Messi leaving. PSG was the only club to directly talk with Jorge and Lionel Messi without any intermediary.
Lionel Messi’s contract details.
The agreement is signed until June 2023 plus the option to the extent till 2024. Lionel Messi will receive €25 million net salary per season plus add ons. While total salary including add ons will be almost €35 million per season.
Messi turned down bids from Manchester City and PSG in April as he wanted to stay in Barcelona. Now PSG was trying again and Messi accepted after leaving as per La-Liga rules.
Neymar’s dream to play with Messi again came true. To make this dream reality he pushed the most to pull off the deal. Nasser al khaliefa and Leonardo worked non-stop for this signing.
Lionel Messi on his recent transfer to Paris Saint Germain F.C.
It is official that Lionel Messi will wear number 30. “I’m looking forward to start a new chapter in my career in Paris….the club and his vision are a perfect match for my ambitions. I know how talented the players and staff are here. I’m determined to build something great for the club and the fans alongside them. can’t wait to step on the pitch at parc des princes.”