Lionel Messi Could Be The World's Most Expensive Player – The news about Lionel Messi's future, which is still unclear, is still widely discussed by various mass media.
As is known, one of the reasons that encouraged a star player of Lionel Messi's caliber to leave Camp Nou was the title fast that Barcelona experienced in the 2019-2020 season. Barcelona even failed to defend the title Spanish La Liga.
The player nicknamed La Pulga is also said to have spoken privately with the new Blaugrana coach, Ronald Koeman, and he has also expressed his desire to leave. Messi's departure of course makes Barcelona in big trouble, they are threatened with losing the best player in history.
Actually Barcelona doesn't want to let Lionel Messi go. However, if it had to happen, then they had already set a price. According to a report submitted by Mundo Deportivo, Barcelona will only open negotiations for clubs that dare to pay the conditions for Messi's release, which is around 700 million euros (IDR 12.2 trillion).
Most Expensive Player
This nominal value will make Lionel Messi shot to become the most expensive player in the world. Meanwhile, the record for the world's most expensive transfer is still held by Neymar Jr with a transfer value of 222 million euros when he moved from Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain in 2017.