Former Barcelona star, Rivaldo, has insisted the membership’s followers will give captain, Lionel Messi a heroic reception if he finally ends up staying at Camp Nou amid curiosity from Manchester Metropolis.
Messi handed in a switch request final week as he pushed for a transfer to affix Pep Guardiola’s Man Metropolis.
Messi’s father and agent, Jorge, met with Barcelona’s senior officers on Wednesday over the participant’s future on the membership and extra talks are deliberate.
However Rivaldo believes that the Barcelona trustworthy would forgive Messi on account of his qualities as a participant.
“Negotiations are persevering with between Lionel Messi and Barcelona, because the participant and membership attempt to attain an settlement about his future,” Rivaldo instructed Betfair.
“Blaugrana followers nonetheless have numerous love for him and know that he’s a legendary participant who made and may nonetheless make the distinction on the membership, so issues can nonetheless find yourself properly.
“But when he stays on the membership, I’m not imagining a situation of followers booing him on the Camp Nou or something related, in no way.
“He has taken accountability for the workforce for too lengthy and might be bored with the strain.”