Lionel (*50*) is about to signal a brand new five-year contract with Barcelona, stated a report.© AFP
Argentina striker Lionel Messi is all set to signal a brand new five-year contract with Spanish membership Barcelona. Along with signing a brand new deal, (*50*) will even be taking a 50 per cent wage minimize, reported Goal.com on Wednesday. (*50*) has agreed to take a minimize on his yearly earnings so as to re-sign for Barcelona, and the membership will make a proper announcement within the coming weeks. (*50*) has spent his complete profession with Barcelona after signing on with the membership in 2004. His contract expired in June this 12 months, however he’s now set to signal a brand new cope with the Catalan aspect.
The striker, who’s recent from lifting the Copa America title with Argentina, earned 550 million euros (468 million kilos/$650m) over the course of his final five-year contract at Camp Nou, which equates to round 75 million euros (64 million kilos/$89m) per season.
Earlier, the likes of Paris Saint-Germain, Manchester City and Inter Milan had all proven curiosity in signing (*50*).
If (*50*) certainly indicators a brand new cope with Barcelona, then he’ll stick with the membership till 2026 and by then, he shall be 39.
On Sunday, (*50*) received his first worldwide title as Argentina defeated Brazil to elevate the Copa America title. (*50*) was adjudged Player of the Tournament.
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