“At that time, with all this mess with the treasury, I wanted to leave, not to leave Barça, but to leave Spain. I felt that I was being treated unfairly and I didn’t want to stay any longer. But I never got it. an official offer because everyone knows I want to play for Barcelona, ”he admitted in an interview with RAC1.
“It was a very difficult time for me and my family because people don’t know exactly what was going on. It was all hard, but it’s better that it happened when my kids were too young to understand,” he added. winner of the Golden Ball.
“Today I’m already thinking about ending my career here. Especially because of the way I feel in this club, as well as how my family feels in this city,” Messi concluded.