Striker Sergio Aguero insists Lionel Messi will continue to stick with Barcelona no matter what happens.
“Leo Messi is a player who has become the symbol and legend of Barca,” Sergio Aguero shared on El Chiringuito. “Many players have left but he still stays.”
Aguero said: “He loves Barca and knows the team well. He always feels comfortable and happy here. No matter what happens he will stick with the club, unless there is disaster “.
Messi’s future has been the topic of recent attention. The Argentine superstar’s current contract with Barca will expire in June 2021. However, he has yet to agree to a new contract with the Camp Nou team.
In the current contract with Barca, Messi has the right to freely find a new port after turning 32. This means that Messi will be free to decide his future in the transfer season. summer 2020. If Messi insists on leaving, Barca will not collect any money.
However, in an interview with Deportes Cuatro recently, former president Joan Laporta said: “There will be no difficulty preventing Barca from extending with Messi.”
In this 2019/20 season, Messi is still carrying Barca while Antoine Griezmann did not meet expectations, Luis Suarez and Ousmane Dembele long term absence due to injury. After 31 appearances in all competitions, Messi scored 24 goals and had 16 assists. In La Liga alone, he scored 19 goals and had 12 assists after 22 matches. This achievement helped him lead the race “Scorer” and “King of assists” of the tournament.