Lionel Messi wants to play club soccer in the United States. Not necessarily now, but at some point in his career.
Messi made its statement in a wide range of interviews on Spanish shows Lo de Evole It was released on Sunday. Barcelona superstars said playing at MLS is something they want to do in the future, but added that it’s unclear if that will happen.
“I always lived in the United States and had the dream of enjoying and experiencing the league and the life there,” Messi said. Lo de Evole In Spanish. “I want to experience it. I don’t know if it will happen.”
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Messi, 33, is the final year of his current contract with Barcelona. His return to the only club he played professionally has not been given due to well-documented issues that have recently arisen on and off the field in Spanish power.
As with players who have six months to become a free agent, Messi can negotiate and pre-contract with another team in January. But Argentina said his focus was on finishing the campaign in Barcelona and going from there.
“I’m not thinking about what will happen at the end of the year,” Messi said. “For now, I wouldn’t say it, and I don’t know what will happen.”
Skillful attackers and Barcelona are in the midst of a tough campaign. They are currently in fifth place with 24 points in La Liga, eight shy to tabletop Atletico Madrid.
Messi, who recently broke most goals in a single club, has scored 10 goals in 18 games in all tournaments this season.
– Soccer Sports
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