This is the figure that makes the headline of the Spanish newspaper «El Mundo», this Sunday. The guarantor had access to the contract in force between Lionel Messi and Barcelona, and reveals a total value of approximately 550 million euros.
The contract was signed in November 2017 and expires at the end of this season, when the Argentine will be a free player (if he does not renew in the meantime, understand).
El Mundo said that the agreement covers 138 million euros per season, between fixed and variable values depending on the player’s income and collective goals.
The contract includes, according to the aforementioned newspaper, a subscription premium of 115 million euros, and a loyalty clause of almost 78 million euros.
Also according to «El Mundo», Lionel Messi has already received 92 percent of the global amount contemplated.
– THE WORLD (@elmundoes)
January 30, 2021