Joan Laporta is working on a three-year contract to offer to Lionel Messi to persuade him to stay at Barcelona, sources have confirmed to ESPN.
Lionel Messi scored two and assisted one as Barca beat Getafe 5-2 and moved within seven wins of an unlikely La Liga title.
Lionel Messi scored two first-half goals as Barcelona defeated Getafe to stay alive in the La Liga title race.
Barcelona president Joan Laporta has said the Super League is "a necessity" but that the club's members will have the last word on the plans.
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Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has said the proposed plans for a ESL were unsustainable and would destroy the entire football ecosystem.
What was initially considered to be a transition year for Barcelona could end in two trophies, including La Liga. But Laporta has his work cut out.
Barcelona's Ronald Koeman said UEFA are only focused on money and are ignoring managers and players about changes to the Champions League format.
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Gianni Infantino told the European Super League clubs that they could not be "half in, half out" of the established football system.
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Messi and his Barca teammates were in harmony as they thumped Athletic Bilbao to win the Copa del Rey. PLUS: Why Spurs moved on from Mourinho now.
The proposed Super League is not for fans, only the owners of football's biggest, richest clubs, who just want to become even bigger and richer.
UEFA's executive committee responded to the threat of a breakaway European Super League by voting to sanction the new-look 36-team Champions League.
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Lionel Messi's father and agent, Jorge, arrived in Barcelona on Sunday with the forward's future at the Catalan club still undecided.
Lionel Messi says Barcelona players deserved some happiness after his brace helped Ronald Koeman's side win the Copa del Rey on Saturday.