Lionel Messi, the star of Inter Miami and Argentina, has said that he is done playing in Europe.
Last Monday in Paris, Messi won a record-tying eight Ballon d’Or awards.The victor of the Qatar 2022 World Cup secured the trophy by finishing ahead of both Kylian Mbappe and Erling Haaland.
He began playing football in Europe in 2000, spending three years as a member of Barcelona’s junior team.Prior to leaving in 2021 to play for Paris Saint-Germain, where he spent two seasons, he made his senior debut in 2004.
He presently plays for Inter Miami of Major League Soccer (MLS).Messi responded that he didn’t see himself going back to Europe when asked whether it was possible.
Messi told L’Équipé via Fabrizio Romano on X, “Thanks to God, I had an extraordinary career in Europe and won everything I have dreamed of.”
“I don’t think I will ever play in Europe again now that I have made the decision to move to the United States.”Messi won the FIFA Club World Cup, UEFA Champions League, UEFA Super Cup, La Liga, Copa del Rey, and Spanish Super Cup while he was a player for Barcelona.
He helped Inter Miami win their first-ever trophy when they won the League Cup this year. He also won two Ligue 1 titles and the French Super Cup while he was at PSG.