Spanish club Barcelona are trying their best to stop their star striker Argentina's Lionel Messi. According to Spanish media club director Josep Maria Martomeau held a meeting with Messi's father, George for about an hour and a half late Wednesday. During this time George said that he could convince Messi to only play in the current season but it is difficult until the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
Messi's father returned to Argentina on he told the media that Messi has found it difficult to stay in Barcelona. George had the same attitude during the meeting. The Barcelona director also proposed to extend the contract with Messi until the 2022 FIFA World Cup.