Messi signs two-year contract with PSG

The renowned footballer Lionel Messi has now finally signed his eagerly awaited Paris Saint Germanian contract on Tuesday night. Messi, earlier this week, ended a career-long association with F.C. Barcelona.

The renowned footballer Lionel Messi has now finally signed his eagerly awaited Paris Saint Germanian contract on Tuesday night. Messi, earlier this week, ended a career-long association with F.C. Barcelona.

The 34-year-old Argentina star has signed a two-year deal with the option for a third season.

On signing the contract with PSG, the footballer stated, “I am excited to begin a new chapter of my career at Paris Saint-Germain.”

Following the statement, he added, “Everything about the club matches my football ambitions. I know how talented the squad & the coaching staff is here. I am determined to assist build something special for the club & for the fans, and I am looking forward to stepping out onto the pitch at the – Parc des Princes.

The Chairman of PSG – Nasser Al-Khelaifi, stated, “I am happy that Lionel Messi has chosen to join Paris Saint-Germain & we are proud to welcome him and his family to Paris.”

The Chairman added that “Messi has made no secret of his desire to continue competing at the very highest level & winning various trophies, and naturally our ambition as a club is to do the same.”

Messi arrived with his wife and 3 children and boarded a private jet.

No salary details were provided, but an individual with knowledge of the discussions earlier told the local media house that Messi is set to earn around 35 million euros ($41 million) net annually.

The individual made the statement on the condition of anonymity prior to the contract was signed.

PSG is hopeful that Messi would not only help the team recapture the French title it lost to Lille last season but would also give his best to win the Champions League finally.

The coach of PSG – Mauricio Pochettino, quickly made contact with his fellow Argentine after Barcelona made an announcement on last Thursday that Messi would be leaving the club that he has joined as a 13-year-old.