the future of Lionel Messi It continues to be a subject of speculation and expectation in the world of soccer. The coach of the FC BarcelonaXavi hernandezhas spoken about the possibility of the return of the Argentine star to the Catalan club, although with caution and awareness of the complications surrounding his transfer.
In statements prior to the match between Barcelona and Valladolid, Xavi stated that Messi’s return “is up in the air” and depends on several factors. He recognized the exceptional quality of the footballer and revealed his personal friendship with him. However, he made it clear that the completion of the transfer is subject to Messi’s intention and various logistical and contractual aspects.
The decision will be up to the player
The Barca coach expressed his fervent wish to see Messi back in Barcelona’s ranks, but he is aware of the complexity of the operation. As the Argentine’s contract at Paris Saint-Germain expires, Xavi entrusts himself to the final decision of the player, who has the support of the dressing room and the club’s board.
trouble in paris
However, the relationship between Messi and the Parisian club has suffered a setback in recent weeks. The Argentine’s trip to Saudi Arabia has ended up being controversial and causing discontent among the PSG fans, who began to boo the player. This situation is not to the liking of Messi, who could consider it as an additional factor in his possible return to Barcelona.
Messi’s return to the club where he achieved glory and became a legend would be an event of great impact in the world of football. His departure from Barcelona in 2021 left a void that was difficult to fill, both in the team and in the hearts of the fans. Now, with Xavi Hernández as coach and with a favorable atmosphere in the dressing room, the pieces seem to fit for a possible reconciliation between the club and its greatest idol.