There are a number of rumors about Lionel Messi’s future after his contract with PSG ends. According to European media, the Argentine forward could be a new alternative in the North American league, Major League Soccer (MLS). Messi is speculated as a possible reinforcement for Inter Miami, David Beckham’s team that has forward Gonzalo Higuaín.
The North American team will enter the field next Saturday, for a duel against Toronto FC and in this atmosphere of departure, Higuain was asked about a possible signing of Messi. The player, who shared the field with the PSG ace, doubted a possible deal in the coming years.
“I haven’t spoken to Messi lately. But he has a contract at PSG, and I don’t know if he will finally come here [Inter Miami]. I already had the opportunity to play alongside him for nine years in the Argentina national team,” he said.
Higuaín on his future and Messi’s: PSG star in the MLS is rumor
The Inter Miami Argentine also spoke about his future, which is uncertain. Higuain highlighted that he will make a decision by the end of the year and highlighted the uncertainty of working alongside Messi.
“Well, I don’t know, if that happens [chegada de Messi], we’ll see what decision I make. In December, I will inform you; but now let us be patient. I don’t close any doors; so let’s see what happens. We will also see if Messi will finally join us, although he is not sure of that,” Higuaín said.
Rumors of an eventual deal between Lionel Messi and Inter Miami indicate that the Argentine ace could join the MLS in 2023, once his contract with PSG ends. However, there is also the chance of renewal with the Parisian club.