Manchester Metropolis‘s sporting director Ferran Soriano has fully dominated out the prospect of signing Barcelona talisman Lionel Messi.
Regardless of Metropolis‘s monetary muscle, Soriano insists there’s ‘no likelihood’ of bringing him to the Premier League and stays assured that the Argentina worldwide will not be leaving the Nou Camp any time quickly.
The 50-year-old acquired to know Messi personally throughout his tenure as monetary vice-president of Barcelona between 2003 and 2008, and insists the attacker and his household are pleased with life in Catalonia.
Ferran Soriano mentioned there’s ‘no likelihood of signing Messi’ for Manchester Metropolis
Metropolis chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak speaks to Soriano (proper) at a sport
‘There isn’t any likelihood of signing Messi,’ Soriano mentioned in an interview with a number of media retailers in Argentina.
‘I do know him and his household nicely and I do know they’re advantageous in Barcelona, which is the place he must be.
‘We are going to make our manner with out him, which will probably be tougher as a result of he’s one of the best participant within the historical past of soccer.
‘He modified all the things, he’s a genius.’
The 50-year-old Metropolis chief claims Messi and his household are pleased with life in Barcelona
Barcelona team-mate Sergio Busquets has additionally dominated out the Argentine transferring to England
Soriano is not the one individual that insists Messi won’t ever play in England.
Barcelona team-mate Sergio Busquets can be adamant he will not depart as he has ‘all the things on the membership’.
‘Once you really feel at residence and also you win titles and also you win particular person prizes, discovering all that some place else could be very troublesome,’ mentioned Busquets.
‘We all know that the Premier League is a spectacular league however he has all the things right here, he wouldn’t discover it anyplace else.’
The Argentine attacker will probably be in motion when Barcelona host Chelsea of their Champions League second leg on Wednesday night.