Messi Crying her last press conference live.Leo MESSI PRESS CONFERENCE from CAMP NOU! Messi Crying
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Messi said “I gave everything for this club from the first day i arrived to the last.I never imagined having to say goodbye as i didn’t think about it “.
Messi “This is the most difficult moment of my career, no doubt. I’ve had many difficult, hard moments, many defeats, but then you could return to training and get revenge. Now I cannot return, my time at this club is over. So it is the most difficult moment, yes.” 😭💔
The Argentinian said goodbye to the Spanish club with a heavy emotion on Sunday.
Messi would be on the verge of continuing his career at Paris Saint-Germain.
“I’ve had to think a lot in the last few days. This is so hard for me, after all these years. I’m not ready for this. Me and my family were convinced that we would stay here, this is our home,” said Messi. Sunday at a special press conference at Camp Nou.
“The time here in Barcelona has been great. I wanted to stay and that was the plan, but today I have to say goodbye to my whole life here. I imagined my farewell differently, in a packed stadium with an audience. Last year I didn’t want to stay, but now I do and now I can’t.”
FC Barcelona reported on Thursday that Messi is leaving the club after 21 years.
Both sides wanted to continue with each other, but due to the financial situation of the Catalans and the regulations of the Spanish league La Liga, it was not possible to bring the negotiations on a new contract to a successful conclusion.
“I’m so grateful for all the love I’ve received here. I’ve had some great things here, some bad ones too. This is the best club in the world. I never thought this moment would come,” Messi continued in a statement. room full of press and former teammates, including Frenkie de Jong.
The 34-year-old Messi received a standing ovation from the audience at the end of his speech.
Messi bursts into tears during a press conference about the departure
Messi good for 34 prizes and 672 goals
Messi signed his first contract with Barcelona in 2000 at the age of 13 and became one of the best footballers of all time in Spain.
He has several records to his name.
With 672 official goals, he is the all-time top scorer of Barcelona and he is the player with the most duels ever for the 26-time national champion of Spain: 778.
Messi won a total of 34 trophies with Barcelona.
He was ten times national champion and four times won the Champions League with the club.
In addition, with ‘Barça’ he won both the Spanish Cup and the Spanish Super Cup seven times and he won both the European Super Cup and the World Cup for Clubs three times.
The departure of Messi is a big damper for coach Ronald Koeman.
The Dutch coach saw that the club strengthened itself earlier this summer with, among others, Memphis Depay and Sergio Aguero, who both came across transfer-free.