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Barcelona transfer News: Lionel Messi’s father has dismissed talk of a move for his son


Barcelona super star Lionel Messi is a staple at the club, the only professional team he has played for since he was 13 years old. If he came on the market, every huge European soccer power would be after him and there are reports that big spending Paris Saint Germain are are trying to pluck him from the Spanish side. Messi’s father, who acts as his agent, is denouncing those reports saying his soon has no intention of leaving the club.

Here are Messi’s father’s comments from Sky Sports:

“I have heard about those rumours and I don’t know where it came from,” Jorge Messi told L’Equipe when asked about PSG’s reported interested.

“There is nothing so far. Lionel is a Barcelona player, where he is under contract for several years [until 2018].

“It is an honour to know PSG could think about him. But I repeat it is not a subject we want to think about now.

“The only reality is his contract with Barca. I don’t know what we are talking about when people talk about a transfer here or there. We don’t want to think about anything, neither Paris nor any other team.”

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