On August 28th, Beijing time, there was heavy news from European football. According to Francesc Aguilar, editor-in-chief of Spanish media "World Sport", Manchester City CEO Ferran Soriano has come to Catalonia. As Messi's biggest potential next home, the Manchester City executives came to Spain at this time, obviously coming to operate the transfer of the Argentine star.
Francesc Aguilar wrote: "Where is Messi’s father, Jorge Messi? Those who say he has gone to Manchester for negotiations have to change their minds. First of all, Manchester City CEO Ferran Soriano, the important figure of the Manchester City club is now in Catalonia; secondly, Barcelona and team reporter Gerard Romero have confirmed that Messi's father is now in Rosario, Argentina. ”
From Francesc Aguilar’s report, it can be seen that Manchester City’s senior Ferran Soriano has come to Spain to personally manage Messi’s transfer, although Francesc Aguilar did not disclose more However, from the current situation, Messi is getting closer and closer to Barcelona.
Because, people who often follow the European League know that after Messi issued a request to Barcelona to leave the team , Although many clubs want to introduce this world-class superstar, he personally prefers to go to Manchester City to cooperate with Guardiola. Recently, some media pointed out that the two sides have already had a call.
It seems that the Barcelona club has already chosen to accept Messi. They did not make a change and tried their best to retain the greatest player in team history. This time, Manchester City senior Ferran Soriano just came to Spain. This also shows that the transfer here has entered the stage of actual operation.