Barcelona’s possibilities of protecting Lionel Messi on the membership appear to be enhancing.
Barcelona made fairly a press release domestically final week, registering back-to-back wins over Sevilla and progressing to the finals of the Copa Del Rey. Ronald Koeman will probably be happy along with his facet for bouncing again after just a few dismal performances.
With out additional ado, let’s check out the highest tales involving Barcelona from 5 March 2021.
Lionel Messi concerned in heated change with Monchi after profitable towards Sevilla
Barcelona progressed to the ultimate of the Copa Del Rey after beating Sevilla 3-0 on Wednesday. Chasing a 2 aim deficit, Ousmane Dembele put the Catalans forward within the twelfth minute of the match. Simply when it seemed like Sevilla would be capable of seal the tie, Gerard Pique added an equalizer within the dying embers of the sport.
Martin Braithwaite scored Barcelona’s winner in extra-time to knock Sevilla out. Tempers have been flaring between the 2 sides, significantly after Monchi branded Ronald Koeman a ‘crybaby’ for expressing his discontent at being denied a penalty within the first leg. He additionally needed Messi to be proven a second yellow card.
After Wednesday’s loss, Lionel Messi reportedly obtained concerned in a spat with Monchi, in line with Cope. It’s claimed that Messi mentioned:
“Monchi! Now you do not say something, huh? You are going residence indignant tonight.”
The report additional claims that there was plenty of pushing and shoving taking place within the tunnel following the heated change.
Pique to overlook PSG conflict on account of ligament harm
Barcelona veteran defender Gerard Pique solely just lately returned to the sector after sustaining a few accidents to his ligament.
In accordance with the newest experiences, Gerard Pique sustained “a sprain within the inside lateral ligament of his proper knee” within the sport towards Sevilla and is now prone to miss out on Barcelona’s UEFA Champions League tie towards Paris Saint-Germain.
Barcelona launched a press release:
“The medical evaluation and exams carried out this morning have proven that first-team participant Gerard Pique has a sprain within the inside lateral ligament of his proper knee. He’s subsequently unavailable and the evolution of the harm will decide when he returns.”
Lionel Messi nearer than ever to staying at Barcelona
Lionel Messi’s future has been the topic of a lot hypothesis of late however, in line with El Chiringuito, Barcelona’s star man is edging nearer in the direction of deciding on staying on the membership past the top of the season.
Messi has maintained his stance that he will not keep except there’s a sporting mission in place. A brand new Barcelona president is ready to be elected and the end result of the elections will enormously affect Lionel Messi’s determination.
Barcelona’s presidential candidates have reportedly obtained in contact with Manchester Metropolis striker Sergio Aguero to signal him as a free-agent in the summertime. Messi and Aguero are good pals and if the Cules can signal him within the switch window, that can go a good distance in the direction of making Messi keep.