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Madness for Lionel Messi in the United States

Captain of the Argentine national team was approached by fans again, now close to his home in Miami, Florida where he enjoys vacations with his family.

Lionel Messi
Lionel Messi

They do not leave him alone at any time. Lionel Messi was once again requested by his followers, now almost at the door of his home in Miami. The Argentine once again demonstrated his humility, despite the fact that his clear intention is to enjoy a well-deserved vacation with his wife and three young children.

Due to the request of the fans who were just a few meters away, Lionel Messi approached to shake hands with several of them in a somewhat hasty manner. The video was uploaded to social networks. In sports, Barcelona and Leo Messi reached an agreement in principle for the Argentine star to continue for five more years wearing the Barça shirt, the Spanish press said on Wednesday. "He will sign a contract for five seasons, with a termination clause of 600 million euros (709 million dollars)," said the daily L'Esportiu.

“The player's salary is lowered by 50 percent. Now it only remains for the lawyers to review the agreement and give the OK. Once this happens, the continuity of the international will be made official ”, published, for its part, the Marca newspaper, stating that it had confirmed the news from L'Esportiu. According to the Catalan newspaper, Messi will earn about 20 million euros (23.6 million dollars) next season.

Although there was speculation about the possibility that the Argentine star would sign for two years and then go to the US MLS, "finally, both parties have seen with good eyes extending the relationship for a longer period of time," according to the Sport newspaper. . Lionel is about to travel to Spain to meet with Barcelona managers and close his contract. The Argentine has only worn the culé shirt since his debut in professional football in the 2004 season.

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