By Laura Taylor • 04 July 2020 • 15:52
Lionel Messi in the claret and blue of Barcelona FC
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There are only a few European clubs with a sufficient budget to cope with such a high salary demand.
The two teams that would be willing to hire Messi are Paris Saint Germain and Manchester United. By then the Parisians may not have Neymar and they are about to part with Mbappé, if they haven’t already. This means they will need a great star and could be very successful with one of the best players in history.
The other club that would seriously consider hiring the number “10” would be Manchester United. There is no clear leader in the Old Trafford locker room and they would have enough salary space to pay what the Argentine asks for.
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Laura Taylor is a graduate from the University of Leeds. At university, she obtained a Bachelors in Communication and Media, as well as a Masters in International Relations. She is half British and half Spanish and resides in Malaga. Her focus when writing news typically encompasses national Spanish news and local news from the Costa del Sol.
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