PSG send message to players and staff over Lionel Messi transfer

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Paris Saint-Germain are said to have communicated to their staff that Lionel Messi is incoming.

Messi has remained a free agent after it was confirmed on Thursday night that he will not continue at Barcelona due to the club’s financial issues.

And with the Argentine superstar’s 21-year association with Barca coming to an end, it did not take long for PSG to be installed as favourites.

The cash-rich French giants are clear frontrunners as they look to add Messi to an already star-studded team, which includes the likes of Neymar Jr and Sergio Ramos.

And according to a report from Le Parisien via COPE, PSG have already told their playing and non-playing staff that Messi will be signed.

A mock-up of Messi wearing a PSG shirt

The report claims that ‘all that is left’ is for the two parties to ‘sit down and go through the documents’ having agreed on a deal.

Messi is not Paris-bound just yet, set to say goodbye to Barcelona when he gives a speech at Camp Noun tomorrow (Sunday).

But it looks increasingly likely that he has found his next club, and that Paris will be his next destination.

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