Lionel Messi returned to coaching with Barcelona on Monday, nearly two weeks after he had instructed the membership he wished to depart.
After reluctantly altering his thoughts, Messi was again with the crew to arrange for the brand new season. He practiced individually from the remainder of the squad as a result of he nonetheless must endure a second coronavirus check earlier than rejoining them.
Messi stated final week he wasn’t proud of Barcelona however would fairly keep than get right into a authorized battle with the membership. Messi wished to depart at no cost however the membership stated the contract clause he invoked had already expired, so he has to remain a minimum of till the top of his contract in June 2021.
Messi instructed the membership he wished to depart on Aug. 25 and had not reported for the squad’s required coronavirus testing per week in the past. He additionally had not confirmed up when his teammates resumed coaching final week.
The Spanish league begins this weekend, however Barcelona is not going to begin its season till the top of the month with a house recreation in opposition to Villarreal.
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