Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi, begged Paris Saint-Germain ahead, Neymar to return to Camp Nou after their disappointing 4-Zero defeat to Liverpool within the UEFA Champions League semi-final second leg encounter in Could this yr.
The 32-year-old knowledgeable the Brazilian worldwide that solely collectively can each of them win the Champions League trophy.
Messi, who performed alongside Neymar at Barcelona, additionally advised the 27-year-old that he needs him again on the Catalan membership, as a result of he’ll depart the La Liga champions in two years’ time.
In keeping with France Soccer, Messi despatched a WhatsApp to Neymar that learn: “Solely collectively can we win the Champions League.
“I need you to come back again.
“In two years, I’m leaving, and also you’ll be alone, you’ll take my place.”
Neymar tried to engineer a transfer again to Barca through the summer season, simply two years after his world-record €222million switch to PSG.