Coming out of contract next year, Lionel Messi is extending his stay at Barcelona.
Lionel Messi is reportedly set to re-sign with Barcelona.
The Argentina star is out of contract at Camp Nou next year, but is seemingly set to extend his stay with the LaLiga giants a little longer.
Messi, 32, has spent his entire professional career at Barcelona – and he may yet end up a one-club player.
TOP STORY – MESSI TO EXTEND BARCELONA CONTRACT UNTIL 2023
Messi will extend his contract at Barcelona until 2023, according to Mundo Deportivo.
The report says the forward will get to decide if he wants to leave the club before then.
Messi is enjoying another fine season with Barcelona, scoring 26 goals in 33 games in all competitions.
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