Barcelona Working On Deal To Unite Cristiano Ronaldo & Lionel Messi
It’s audacious to even think about playing Cristiano
Ronaldo and Lionel Messi in the same team, but the
mouth-watering prospect may have moved a step closer
According to multiple reports, including this one from AS ,
new Barcelona president, Joan Laporta, is examining the
possibilities of bringing the Portuguese captain to the
The suggestion being punted is a loan move from the
Italian giants, with two big hitters from Barcelona –
Antoine Griezmann and Philippe Coutinho are amongst
those mentioned – heading in the opposite direction.
Wages from the outgoing pair would fund any salary for
Not to mention the incredible commercial opportunities
that would be available as a result.
Barcelona, lest we forget, are over a billion euros in debt,
and by pairing Ronaldo and Messi at club level, even if
only for a season, could see much of that wiped out.