Barcelona reportedly reached provisional agreement with player on new deal
Barcelona Reportedly Reached Provisional Agreement with Player on New Deal
This is the news Barcelona's fans have been waiting for in seeing the Barcelona's captain penning or extending his contract with the Club.
According to Marca, it was reported that Barcelona's captain, Lionel Messi and Barcelona have reached a provisional agreement on the captain's new deal as per his contract extension.
However, it was also reported that the new deal entails a special clause allowing the Argentine to leave the Blaugranas for free after each season before he renews the contract.
Meanwhile, it was stated that the Blaugranas captain's salary still remain the same as the decision was made by the captain's to show his humble nature, as he will continue to earn £500,000 per week.
Lionel Messi has an unwavering affection for Barcelona, and that's the main reason the Argentine decides to extend his contract with the Club.
The Argentine is represented by his father, and it was claimed that the relationship between the Blaugranas captain's representative and the Catalan club is very good as both sides are willing to reach a final agreement.
In a simpler term, Lionel Messi's new deal will expire in 2023 while his current contract is valid until 2021.
As a reminder, the Blaugranas captain has been on fire this season, as he tops the highest goal scorer chart in LaLiga and the player with most assits.