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Lionel Messi fails to attend Barcelona pre-season medical amid City links

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  • Argentina forward absent from training ground on Sunday
  • Reports claim Messi’s €700m clause no longer applies

Lionel Messi did not attend a pre-season medical with Barcelona on Sunday following his shock announcement on Tuesday that he wants to leave the club.

Video footage showed players arriving for coronavirus tests on Sunday morning and Messi did not appear. He had been due at Barcelona’s training ground at 10.15am local time. Players had been given staggered appointments throughout the morning until midday.

Continue reading…Argentina forward absent from training ground on SundayReports claim Messi’s €700m clause no longer appliesLionel Messi did not attend a pre-season medical with Barcelona on Sunday following his shock announcement on Tuesday that he wants to leave the club. Video footage showed players arriving for coronavirus tests on Sunday morning and Messi did not appear. He had been due at Barcelona’s training ground at 10.15am local time. Players had been given staggered appointments throughout the morning until midday. Continue reading…