🔒 (Subscribers Only) Has Messi agreed Barcelona return? Could clubs still hijack Nkunku to Chelsea move? Plus two Arsenal midfield targets and Haaland clause

My exclusive column, featuring an update on Lionel Messi, plus a look at how close Chelsea really are to completing the Christopher Nkunku signing.

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Is Lionel Messi’s return to Barcelona really a done deal?

There have been many rumours about Lionel Messi and a possible Barcelona comeback in summer 2023. Speaking to sources close to Leo, there is nothing decided yet - there is no agreement with Barcelona. It is true that Barca are dreaming of his return, and it’s something discussed internally at the club, but at the moment there is still nothing agreed, and there’s no offer.

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