Messi to renew on Thursday

Messi to renew on Thursday

Leo Messi will be the next FC Barcelona play to sign his renewal with the Club, following the recent renewals of captains Carles Puyol and Xavi Hernández. The forward, currently in Sweden with the Argentina national team, will sign his new contract on Thursday which will keep him with the blaugrana through the 30th of June of 2018. The signing will take place at the Club’s offices at 16:30.

The news of his contract extension first emerged on the 18th of December, when it was announced that Leo Messi would add two years to his current contract, which finishes in June of 2016. The renewals of Carles Puyol and Xavi Hernández were also revealed that same day.

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