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Romero confirms it: "Messi wanted to take me to Barça"

Published:22/08/2021 - 18:55h

Updated:22/08/2021 - 18:55h

Cristian Romero has been one of the names of the summer after his participation in the Copa América. Now, the central defender has revealed that Messi wanted him at Barça

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When the FC Barcelona announced that Leo Messi did not go to continue in the team, boasted that, in addition to the grave economic problems in the club and the impossibility of the culés to inscribe it in the staff respecting the 'fair play' financial of LaLiga, there was another point of quite a lot of weight so that they had braked the negotiations.

It had informed that 'The Flea' had requested the signing of his compatriot Cristian Romero, with the one who had contested and won the Glass America, to reinforce the defensive saga of the Barça. Obviously, the club was not in conditions to assume his traspaso and the central finished fichando by the Tottenham of Nuno Espiritu Santos.

The true is that it has commissioned to confirm all the rumours during an interview to 'Radius AM 550': "That Messi think in me like mate, that have wanted to me carry to the Barcelona is something impressive. It is a madness the team that armed the PSG, am a bit sad by how Leo went of the Barcelona, I did it for all the life here", aimed.

Gratitude to Leo

The now player of the 'Spurs' took advantage of to wish him luck to Messi in his new stage like player of the Paris Saint-Germain, where shares with others of his compatiotas: "I wish Him the best, is an excellent person and ojalá can win everything beside the others Argentinian that are here", stood out the footballer of 23 years to the emisora of Buenos Aires.

To his time, the 'Cuti' Romero took advantage of to appreciate to the captain of the 'albiceleste': "I Am appreciated to Messi and to all what shared with him and all the group of the selection. In the group, the first day did me feel as if it was does years, these things mark the class of group that are", sentenced.

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