Lionel Messi Was Understood to be Furious After Barcelona Lost to Juventus & Cristiano Ronaldo in the UCL

Arjun Singh Devgan
Lionel Messi was understood to be furious after Barcelona lost to Juventus in the Champions League
Lionel Messi was understood to be furious after Barcelona lost to Juventus in the Champions League / David Ramos/Getty Images
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Barcelona talisman, Lionel Messi was reportedly understood to be furious following his side's loss to rival, Cristiano Ronaldo and Juventus in the UEFA Champions League with OKDiario revealing that the result got the Argentinian question the future of the club.

Barcelona went into the game looking to finish top of their Champions League group, however that failed to happen as Ronald Koeman's side struggled to put up a fight with Ronaldo starring for the visitors, scoring a brace with both of those coming from the penalty spot.

The result on the night left Messi in a dilemma, leaving an "ugly blow to the players faith", which also led him to question his long-term future at the club. The striker felt that the club's shortcomings were evident as Ronaldo stole the show and it now remains to see what the striker decides considering that he had earlier handed in a transfer request to leave the club, only for him to reverse his decision after both the club management and LaLiga authorities reiterated that he would only be able to leave if a club met his €700million release clause.

There are very few clubs who can afford the player and his massive wages, though the likes of Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain are understood to be very keen to land him in the summer. It will be interesting to see how his transfer saga plays out in the summer.

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