It’s official. Lionel Messi has agreed to extend his deal with Barcelona which was due to expire in a year from now, and will sign a new contract which will keep him at Camp Nou until at least the summer of 2021.
Barcelona and Leo Messi have agreed on a contract renewal that will keep the Argentinian at the club until June 30, 2021
a club statement read.
The deal will be signed in the coming weeks, when Messi returns to the team for pre-season training
Barcelona made known. Currently, the Argentine superstar is enjoying his honeymoon after getting married in his native Rosario a few days ago.
The club is very happy with both the renewal and the commitment of Messi, the best player in history, who has played his full professional career at Barca and has led the team to an era of extraordinary success, the likes of which has never been seen in world football
Barcelona also mentioned in their statement. The Catalan club avoided disclosing details regarding how much Messi’s new contract is going to cost them per year.
As for his release clause, according to reports, it has been set at €300 million.