Lionel Messi’s father fuels hypothesis of a possible RETURN to Barcelona for his son… as he admits he hopes the PSG star will transfer again to the Nou Camp ‘some day’
- Lionel Messi joined PSG from Barcelona on a free switch final summer season
- He has struggled at instances at PSG, resulting in hypothesis about his future
- His father, Jorge, wish to see him return to Barcelona in some unspecified time in the future
The Argentine icon accomplished a shock transfer to PSG final August, however has taken his time to stand up to hurry at his new membership.
Messi had no such points adjusting to Barcelona’s model of play, scoring 672 targets in 777 appearances for the Catalan giants, and his dad, Jorge, stays optimistic that the 34-year-old will play on the Nou Camp once more sooner or later.
Lionel Messi has had an underwhelming debut season at PSG, scoring simply six league targets
Messi’s father desires to see his son again in a Barcelona shirt earlier than his profession is over
‘I hope it [happens], some day,’ he instructed Twitch channel Jijantes TV, after being requested concerning the prospect of his son taking part in for Barcelona earlier than his profession is over.
Jorge will not be the primary particular person to talk out about their want to see Messi transfer again to the membership he joined as a teen.
Messi’s former team-mate Dani Alves referred to as for the playmaker to ‘return home‘ to Barcelona final month.
Nonetheless, it has been reported that PSG plan to keep the seven-time Ballon d’Or winner on the membership for one more yr, and construct the crew round him.
Messi has been outshone by his team-mate Kylian Mbappe at PSG this season
Mbappe picked up the Ligue 1 participant of the season award on Sunday night
Messi has scored simply six Ligue 1 targets this time period, however his type has picked up of late as he netted a brace in opposition to Montpellier on Saturday.
He has additionally registered 13 assists in France’s high flight throughout the course of the marketing campaign.
However, he has persistently been outperformed by Kylian Mbappe over the previous 9 months, with the Frenchman receiving the Ligue 1 participant of the season award on Sunday. Messi was not even shortlisted for the accolade.
Mbappe could transfer to Actual Madrid when his contract expires this summer season, although, which might result in Messi turning into PSG’s foremost man in 2022-23, ought to he decide to remain on the membership.