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Lionel Messi agrees Paris St-Germain deal after Barcelona exit  – BBC News

Lionel Messi agrees Paris St-Germain deal after Barcelona exit – BBC News

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Argentine footballer Lionel Messi has agreed a two-year deal to join Paris St-Germain following his shock exit from Barcelona, says BBC Sport columnist Guillem Balague. The deal, which has the option of a third year, is subject to a medical. The 34-year-old Argentina captain left FC Barcelona - the only club he has played for, after 21 years, as they could not afford a new deal under La Liga's financial fair play rules. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog #BBCNews
Messi deal 'would have put Barca at risk' – BBC News

Messi deal 'would have put Barca at risk' – BBC News

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Barcelona trying to keep Lionel Messi could have put the club at risk for 50 years, says president Joan Laporta. Messi, 34, is leaving because they could not afford to give him a new contract under La Liga's salary limit. Barcelona's all-time leading goalscorer, had agreed a new five-year contract on reduced wages - but the club still had to slash their wage bill to afford him, and were unable to do so. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog #BBCNews