Barcelona club officials are racing against time to extend the contract with its captain Argentine Lionel Messi, in order to continue with the team for the coming years, and the contract of Lionel Messi, 33, with Barcelona, expires on June 30..
According to the Catalan newspaper, Mundo Deportivo, Barcelona is confident of announcing the renewal of Lionel Messi’s contract after the Copa America..
And a championship will start Copa America, in the early hours of Sunday evening at 11 pm and ends at one in the morning tomorrow, Monday, with the Brazil-Venezuela match.
Lionel Messi will renew his contract with the Blaugrana until 2023, then he will move to the United States to become Barcelona’s ambassador there..
It is expected that Messi will join the ranks of Inter Miami, headed by David Beckham, after the expiry of his contract with Barcelona.
Lionel Messi will receive a salary in the coming years of up to 250 million euros, including his years as an ambassador to Barcelona.
Lionel Messi is currently in full focus with the Argentine national team, who hopes to be able to lift his first trophy this summer after losing two finals in the Copa America earlier..
In his presence, Argentina lost four finals, including two consecutive Copa Americas in 2015 and 2016, the 2014 World Cup final in Brazil and the 2007 Copa America final..