He was not prepared to leave Barca the way he did with no official contract until the last minute. "This year I wanted to stay and I couldn’t. Last year I didn’t want to, but the club made me stay," Messi said.,soccer star en
match foot,One of the main reasons behind Laporta's inability to re-sign Messi was Barcelona's huge spending on Philippe Coutinho (€160m), Ousmane Dembélé (€150m), Antoine Griezmann (€120m) as the club spent over €1 billion since 2014.
Barcelona's financial woes began during former president Josep Maria Bartomeu's tenure (2014-2020) when the club had reached an economic abyss with €487 million in losses and net debt of €1.2 billion.,parma it
bet on cricket match,The Catalan club was shelling out 110% of its earnings towards salaries alone, even after excluding Messi's salary, Barcelona's wage to revenue ratio was at 95% which is still 20% more than La Liga's set 70% limit.
best online betting sites for basketball,Barcelona was able to retain Messi despite the 34-year-old's desire to leave last year because of La Liga's temporary removal of penalties on crossing the budget threshold due to the coronavirus pandemic.
match foot,This time Messi couldn't save the financial misery that loomed so large at the Spanish club even by playing for free or leaving the club for a transfer fee, as many fans would have expected.
Leo Messi and Barcelona parted ways after 21 years during which the Argentine genius spent his first 4 years at Barca's famed youth academy La Masia followed by 17 seasons with the senior team.,bet on cricket match
Messi scored 672 goals and 305 assists in 778 total appearances for the Catalans and won 10 La Liga titles, 4 UEFA Champions League trophies, 6 Ballon d'Ors, 8 Pichichis including European trebles twice.,ipl crickt