Lionel Messi is already in Paris. The captain of the Argentine National Team arrived in the French capital where he will sign his two-year contract with Paris Saint-Germain.

A crowd received the player at the Parisian airport of Le Bourget, where Messi arrived with his family on a private flight. The PSG fans chanted the Argentine’s name from early on.

Messi leaned out of one of the airport windows to greet the fans wearing a white T-shirt with the inscription “Ici c’est Paris” (This is Paris) in black letters.

After landing, the Rosario went to the American Hospital to undergo a medical examination and then he will go to the club’s offices to sign the contract.

When will the presentation of Lionel Messi in PSG

The player must go through a medical examination at the American Hospital this Tuesday and It will be presented by the club this Wednesday at the Parque de los Príncipes. As officially confirmed by PSG, the press conference will be at 11 (6 in the morning in Argentina).

What jersey number will Messi wear

It has not yet been confirmed what number Messi will wear on the shirt, since Neymar, his friend and former teammate in Barcelona, ​​is the one who wears the 10 of the Parisian team.

Some versions speak that he would wear 30, the first he used in Barcelona, ​​although it also circulated that he could wear 19, which he also wore at the Catalan club before using 10.

The PSG videos for Messi

The club dedicated a series of short videos on its Twitter account, which are a preview of another that will be published once the contract is signed.

This Saturday PSG faces Strasbourg for the local league. The mayor of Paris authorized the Parisian team to have the full capacity of its stadium.

“Towards a new adventure together”, the message of the Messi family from the plane

Antonela Roccuzzo, wife of the star, uploaded to his personal Instagram account a story with a photo of her and Messi already boarded their private plane to head to Paris. “With all towards a new adventure together the 5”, wrote Roccuzzo next to four hearts.

Jorge Messi, hard with Barcelona

In a brief contact with the press, the father of soccer confirmed that his destiny is PSG and threw a dart for the Barcelona leadership. “Yes “, was the brief response of Jorge Messi when the journalistic guard at the airport “El Prat” asked him if La Pulga was going to sign this Tuesday with PSG, his next destination.

“Who is the culprit? Ask at the club”, He launched while walking quickly among the journalists who asked him about the departure of Barcelona.

Messi’s arrival at PSG

“Lionel Messi has reached an agreement with PSG. His plane is expected in the next few hours in the capital, “said the daily L’Equipe on its front page. According to that medium, the former Barcelona player and captain of the Argentine national team, “You should pass the medical exam at the end of the day and then sign your two-year contract (plus one year as an option). A press conference is expected to take place in the Parc des Princes on Wednesday ”.

While, another of the media that confirmed the news was Le Parisien, stating that “the Parisian club and the Argentine player have reached an agreement. Messi is expected in Paris in the next few hours. He will pass his medical examination at the end of the afternoon at the Neuilly-sur-Seine hospital ”.

One last offer from Barcelona to retain Messi

During the early hours of Tuesday, Barcelona would have made a new offer to keep Messi, even after the heartfelt press conference that the player gave this Sunday.

According to different Catalan media, the Blaugrana club asked to reopen the negotiations and Messi’s lawyers, in turn, asked PSG for more time to analyze the contract and the offer of the French team.

But nevertheless, This Tuesday morning at the Camp Nou stadium the photographs of the Rosario “Flea” were removed that illustrated the sides of the income, which ended up burying the rumors that emerged late Monday.


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