Barcelona management plans to reduce the salary of team captain Lionel Messi, El Chiringuito TV reports on Twitter.
— El Chiringuito TV (@elchiringuitotv) July 7, 2020
According to the source, the president of Barcelona, Josep Bartomeu, will soon inform the Barca’s leader about the decision to lower his salary.
Earlier it became known that the club pays Messi € 90 million per year, of which half goes to pay taxes.
Messi’s contract with Barcelona is agreed upon until the end of next season. It was previously reported that the player intends to leave the Catalan club.