Transfer News 2021

‘This is not a drill’: $110m Lionel Messi transfer confirmed to create new Euro super team

Messi, 34, will wear the number 30 as revealed in a video by the club, the number he had when he began his professional career at Barcelona between 2004-2006.

“I am excited to begin a new chapter of my career at Paris Saint-Germain,” said Messi in a statement on the club’s website.

Messi is joining other stars at PSG such as France forward Kylian Mbappe, Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma, Spain center-back Sergio Ramos and Brazil’s Neymar to complete a super team.

It comes after Messi arrived in the French capital to a hero’s welcome and undergoing a medical.