What is Messi thinking? Does he want to spend his time left in that shirt’: Rio Ferdinand says the Barcelona legend could QUIT the Nou Camp after humiliating Bayern Munich defeat
- Barcelona suffered a humiliating 8-2 defeat by Bayern Munich on Friday night
- Rio Ferdinand believes Lionel Messi could leave with the club in disarray
- The BT Sport pundit said the forward has a big two years ahead of him
Rio Ferdinand believes Lionel Messi could quit Barcelona after their Champions League humiliation by Bayern Munich.
Despite his best efforts, the Ballon d’Or winner was powerless to stop a relentless German side as the Catalans crashed out of the quarter-finals in Lisbon.
Speaking on BT Sport after the game, Ferdinand questioned whether the Argentine will be tempted to leave the Nou Camp with the club in disarray and without a major trophy.
Rio Ferdinand believes Lionel Messi could quit Barcelona after their humiliating defeat
‘What is Messi thinking going home tonight?’ the pundit asked.
‘Does he want to spend his time left in that shirt given the performances and the way the squad is looking at the moment in comparison to other teams around Europe.
Has he got the time to sit there and wait?
‘Football is a game that comes and goes very quickly in your life so these next 2 years where he’s still going to have the power to influence games the way he does, is he going to want to be doing that but not competing for the big titles?’