Lionel Messi has been spotted arriving at Barcelona airport with his family as he heads to Paris to complete his transfer to PSG.
The Argentina international bid an emotional farewell to Barca at the weekend, giving a press conference in which he explained how he came to run down his contract at the Nou Camp.
Messi has been strongly linked with PSG in the last few days, with several sources suggesting it’s more or less a done deal, and it now looks like he’ll be in the French capital shortly.
Watch below as Messi is mobbed by media reporters and fans at the airport as he leaves the city that has been his home for so long…
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Messi will be an immense signing for PSG, where he can link up with fellow global superstars Neymar and Kylian Mbappe.
The 34-year-old has already had a huge impact for the Ligue 1 giants, who have gained 1.2 million social media followers in just the last three days.