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'Messi won't leave Barcelona, it's a perfect marriage'

'Messi won't leave Barcelona, it's a perfect marriage'

The chief of the Catalan side is confident the Argentine will renew his contract at the club, insisting it is the perfect home for the star
Lionel Messi and Barcelona is "the perfect marriage" as club director Ariedo Braida insisted the five-time Ballon d'Or winner will not leave the La Liga giants.
Messi's contract expires in 2018 and his future at Camp Nou remains far from certain amid reported interest from the Premier League and French champions Paris Saint-Germain.
Barcelona have continually voiced their confidence the 29-year-old will renew his contract, and Braida reiterated that stance.
"Barcelona is the perfect place for him. It's a perfect combination, a perfect marriage," Braida told Radio Anch'io Sport.
"He serves at Barca and vice versa. His life is here, it's his city. He will not move from here."

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