Lionel Messi used his social media to publicly say goodbye to Luis Suárez. The star of Barcelonahowever, he also took the opportunity to make clear his dissatisfaction with the way the attacker, Atlético de Madrid, was treated at the Camp Nou.
Suárez, who still had another year of contract with Barcelona, was informed that he was out of the season’s plans by coach Ronald Koeman. Since then, he fought to reach an agreement with the management, confirmed last Wednesday, with the agreement with Atlético.
“I was already getting used to the idea, but today I went into the locker room and the real plug fell on me. How difficult it will be not to continue sharing the day to day with you, both in the fields and abroad. We will miss you very much. It has been many years, many mattes, foods, dinners … Many things that will never be forgotten, every day together ”, began Messi.
“It will be different to see you with another shirt and much more to face you. You deserved a farewell as you are: one of the most important players in the club’s history, achieving important things both collectively and individually. And not that they send you away as they did. But the truth is that at this point, nothing surprises me anymore ”, he added.
Messi himself had a problem with the Barcelona board behind the scenes recently. He formalized a request to leave the club, which was not accepted by President Josep Maria Bartomeu. The Argentine criticized the leader for “not keeping his word”.
“I wish you all the best in this challenge. I like you a lot, you guys. See you later, friend ”, ended Messi for the now“ rival ”Suárez, who has not yet been presented at Atlético.