After several days of speculation for the next club the 7th time world best player will join, the American club, Inter Miami have won the race to sign Messi with the help of commercial partners Apple and adidas.
The Athletic have reported that the World Cup winner is set to a share of revenue from Apple TV+'s MLS Season Pass, while adidas have offered him a profit-sharing agreement to strengthen their long-term relationship.
Messi's father admitted earlier this week that his son favoured a return to Barcelona, but their precarious financial situation ultimately made a final deal impossible. Gerard Pique, Sergio Busquets and Jordi Alba have all left the club since the turn of the year, but Barca still need to reduce their wage bill significantly before they will be able able to register any new players.
The Saudi club, Al-Hilal, will have to wait until at least 2024 before reigniting their interest in Messi, with GOAL having revealed that the forward asked to delay a potential move to the Middle East while assessing his options after leaving PSG.
Wayne Rooney Has Been Confirmed As The New Manager Of MLS Side DC United
The American club are the first team the 36-year-old has taken over since leaving Derby last month, which ended a turbulent 17-month spell during which the English club were marred by financial trouble and relegated to the third tier last season.Rooney did his best throughout his time with the Rams but in the end, it was not enough, and now faces a new challenge at the bottom of the MLS.DC are second from bottom in the Eastern Conference after 17 games and sit nine...
Fabregas wants MLS but refuses to rule out CSL move
The Spain international midfielder says he could one day follow former team-mate Oscar east - but that is not his preferred destinationCesc Fabregas has refused to rule out the possibility of playing in the Chinese Super League.The spain international watched former team-mate Oscar swap Chelsea for Shanghai SIPG during the transfer window, as the Brazilian joined the likes of Carlos Tevez, Hulk, Ezequiel Lavezzi, Axel Witsel and Ramires in China.Blues st...
Big blow for Chelsea as Raphinha heads to Barcelona
Chelsea are about to suffer a heavy transfer blow as Barcelona have declared their readiness to launch a bid worth up to £60 million for the Blues' target, Raphinha.The bid from the LaLiga side could end Chelsea’s hopes of signing the Leeds United star this summer.Arsenal were hopeful of signing the Brazilian a few days back before Chelsea hijacked the deal with a bid of £55m, but Barcelona have now agreed to Leeds’ £60m asking price.While Raphinha is open to a move...
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