Barcelona defender welcomes Messi’s decision
Barcelona star Lionel Messi has decided to extend the contract until 2021. Messi’s decision is of course welcomed positive team-mates.
Gerard Pique, for example. In addition to welcoming the decision of Messi, he hoped, La Pulga can be longer uniformed El Barca.
Discussion of new contract Messi had a way in place. The captain of the Argentina national team continues to delay adding to the duration of his work with the Blaugrana, which expires on 30 June 2018.
The situation is trying to be utilized by Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain to marry Lionel Messi. In fact, City and PSG are ready to provide exorbitant salaries to Messi.
However, the 30-year-old chose to stay with Barcelona. Lionel Messi will be in uniform Los Cules until 30 June 2021.
“In my opinion, being able to play with Messi is the best experience ever,” Pique said.
“Can work with Messi for years, and now will be 10 years, it’s great if he can last longer with Barcelona,” continued the Spanish national team defender.
With this new contract, Lionel Messi reportedly received a fee of 500 thousand pounds (Rp 8.49 billion) per week. However, the number is still less than Carlos Tevez who earned 615 thousand pounds (Rp 10 billion) per week from Shanghai Shenhua.