Lionel Messi who has just won his 6th Ballon d’Or revealed his future’s secret. At the age of 32, he has won the 6th Ballon d’Or. Accept it or not, Lionel Messi’s retirement moment is coming! And also, after winning the most prestigious award, Messi has revealed something about his retirement. The time of the ending of his professional career is coming to the end. Along with that, he has also informed that till the day his fitness will be good, he will play.
Cristiano Ronaldo, Virgil Van Dijk and Lionel Messi were the main competitors for the Ballon d’Or 2019. The Netherlands defender Van Dijk won the Best UEFA Men’s Player award where Messi won the Best FIFA Men’s Player award. All two times, CR7 grabbed the 3rd position. And when the time came, Messi won the Ballon d’Or 2019 and grabbed the record for himself by overtaking Cristiano. Until yesterday, CR7 and LM10 had the five Ballon d’Or awards each.
“I’m aware of how old I am.”
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If we look at the professional career of Lionel Messi, he has an agreement with Barcelona till 2021. But the Spanish news portal claimed that there is a new window noticed in the agreement between Messi and the Catalan club. According to the deal, the Argentine can leave the club at the end of any season. He can freely say goodbye. In that case, he just has to inform the club officials at the end of May of the selected year. Then he will become free.
The former three stars of the club Carles Puyol, Xavi and Andres Iniesta made the same agreement with the club at the end of their professional career, the news portal also claimed that.
Retirement is on the cards for Lionel Messi…
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After winning the Ballon d’Or, Messi also told that he is at the end of his professional career. He knows his current age and very concern about it. Now, he is enjoying every moment. Because he knows that the time of retirement is coming fast. Later, when asked he revealed that the 32nd years old Barcelona captain has the wish to play a long time from now on also. he hopes that by the grace of God, he would be able to keep his professional career continue for a long time still. Though he is 32 right now and at the end of the season, he will be 33. So, like before he once against said that everything is depending on his fitness.