Spanish paper El Mundo leaked Leo Messi’s contract. A document that ends on June 30 and was signed in November 2017 with Josep María Bartomeu. The total figure for that contract, which runs from 2017 to 2021, is 555,237,619 euros. This document was displayed on the front page of the newspaper over the weekend.
🚨 Barcelona will take legal action against Spanish newspaper El Mundo after it published details of the contract Lionel Messi signed in 2017.
The €555M ($674M) contract equates to $168M a year 💰
🚨 According to [MARCA] | Messi is thinking of suing: Bartomeu, Carles Tusquets, Oscar Grau and two other people. Only these people within the club know Messi’s contract.
Here’s what some Barca officials had to say ⬇️⬇️⬇️
❗️Former President Josep Maria Bartomeu has denied that he has leaked Messi’s contract, he told @GolagolE3.
🎙Koeman 🇳🇱: “Whoever has leaked Messi’s contract cannot have a future at Barcelona. What has come out in the press about Messi 🇦🇷 was done maliciously.”
🎙Jordi Mestre 🇪🇸 [Ex-Barca Vice President]: “Whenever Real Madrid are struggling and in a crisis, this type of information [like Messi’s contract details] comes out, it always happens. What a coincidence.”
Here’s a look at how much he earns ⬇️⬇️⬇️
– €555,237,619 contract [4 years].
-€138m per season fixed + variables.
– €115,225,000 as ‘renewal fee’ just for accepting the contract.
– €77,929,955 loyalty bonus.