The Blues Russia Billionaire owner, Roman Abramovich willing to break the bank on signing World record of 630 million pounds Player from La-Liga giants, the Blaugrana Lionel Messi who has one year left on his contract. With the Spanish outlet Cuatro via Standard Sport, the Blues is among the clubs interested in signing the Catalan star Lionel Messi, oyogist.com reports.
The Argentine international has been heavily linked with a move away from the Catalan following their humiliating 8-2 Champions League defeat to Bundesliga champion.
The Red Devils, the Nerazzurri, Inter Miami, and the Etihad Stadium outfit are also in the race for the Argentine star.
Despite Messi’s desire to depart the Blaugrana, newly-appointed manager Ronald Koeman and president Josep Maria Bartomeu have both claimed the Argentine Star remains in the club’s agendas.
The Argentine International contract doesn’t expire until next summer and the Catalan is reportedly only ready to let him depart if his £630 million release clause is met.