Paris Saint-Germain has secured a 2 year deal with Lionel Messi who held a tearful and emotional farewell press conference. The Argentin forward will have a medical in the next few days and then move to Paris with a rumored Eiffel Tower press conference welcoming him.
Messi has made it no secret he does not want to leave Barcelona but the club and he could not come to a suitable financial agreement. Messi said he did everything he could in his power to stay at the one club he has played professional football with including a 50% salary cut. His previous base salary was over $100 million per year not including bonuses.