The Messi Transfer Saga 2020

As Lionel Messi seems set to resume training at FC Barcelona and stay for another year (atleast), here’s a rundown of factors that could have led to the shocking decision by the Argentine.

Photo by Lluís from Sabadell (Barcelona), España / CC BY (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)
Messi breaks his silence in this exclusive interview with GOAL.com

Champions League Failures

Absurd Signings

The World Cup winner has had a quiet first season at Barca | Photo by Антон Зайцев / CC BY-SA 3.0 GFDL

Old Boys Club

La Masia, FC Barcelona’s youth academy has continued to produce exciting young talents over the years | Photo by Electro07 / CC BY-SA (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)

Bartomeu

Photo by Roderic Alves / CC BY-SA (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)

The Future for Messi

The Camp Nou can forever lose it’s talisman next summer. | Photo by Michael Lee on Unsplash

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