FC Barcelona coach Xavi spoke about Lionel Messi’s potential return to the club.
A former team mate of Messi’s at Barcelona, the club legend and current coach Xavi commented about the rumors and reports about a potential return of the Best player in the world. Speaking at a press conference on Friday, here is what Xavi had to say:
“It is not time to talk about Leo’s return. From here to what can be done is a world away, but I will be the first to do everything possible to bring him back.
“I’ll be the first one to be happy. Yes, I love Messi. Don’t misinterpret that… [laughs]. It’s normal that people are excited. It’s a Last Dance like Michael Jordan.
“I talk to him often, but now is not the time for the benefit of everyone: for the player himself, for the club, for the current squad… I wish that he can come back to help us. He’s the best player in the world and in history.”
Lionel Messi has continued to make the news with continuous rumors about his future at PSG and whether or not he will renew with the Ligue 1 champions.