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BOMBA: The enormous amount of money that FC Barcelona owes Messi

Published:12/01/2021 - 09:48h

Updated:12/01/2021 - 15:13h

Leo Messi, in the renewal that did him in 2017, agreed a premium that the FC Barcelona had to credit him in two parts. Part of this money still of has to him to the Argentinian

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Leo Messi renewed his agreement with the FC Barcelona for the last time in 2017, moment in which pactó, in addition to a gross wage that reached the 100 million euros by season, an additional payment of astronomical dimensions. According to the informations desveladas by 'The Avant-garde', the Barcelona group pactó two additional bonuses for the Argentinian star by value of 78 million euros.

Always according to the previously quoted media, the first bonus for Leo Messi was of 39 million euros in reason of premium of renewal. However, the FC Barcelona, with Josep Maria Bartomeu to the control, would have postponed said payment in numerous occasions, what would have caused the anger of the footballer and of his surroundings.

Finally, the FC Barcelona would have done effective this first payment to Leo Messi the past month of July, just before the disaster of the Barcelona team in the Champions League against the Bayern of Munich that would precede to the burofax of the Argentinian asking abandon the club. What is missing for crediting him to the captain culé is the second payment, that also is of 39 million euros.

What knows of this second bonus, in addition to the quantity that owes , is that it consists in a prize of continuity or of final of career for Leo Messi. His payment was foreseen for the end of the present season 2020-21 but, owing to the pandemia and of the agreement of postponement of payments that the managing board of the club signed recently with the staff, also will postpone .

Purportedly, Leo Messi would earn these 39 million euros that owes him the FC Barcelona in eight semiannual payments that will begin once finishes the current campaign and will finish to clear in 2025. This postponement of the payments to the Argentinian star would have interests of a 1 percent annual, something that still would increase more the payments.

The surroundings of Leo Messi pronounces

The newspaper 'Sportive World' ensures that it consulted to the surroundings of Leo Messi​ by said affirmations and that this "declined to comment this information remembering that they never speak of agreements neither of money". Besides, they aim that the Argentinian "is not angered by any postponement in his collections but by the reasons that he same has given in the interviews that has conceded since it asked to go out of the club the past summer speaking with the ex president Bartomeu and also via burofax".


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