It has been reported that Chelsea have made contact with Lionel Messi representatives concerning a move this summer, MySportDab reports.
The approach might be coming too late as talks with Paris Saint Germain are already in advance stages as of now.
Chelsea will be attempting to see if they can lure Lionel Messi to Stamford Bridge after he confirmed his departure from Barcelona.
The Argentine and Barca couldn’t complete the registration of his new contract which was due to laliga Financial fair play.
The situation led to Lionel Messi calling it quit with Barcelona and is now set to make a move elsewhere this summer window.
Paris Saint Germain are currently in advance talks already, although Chelsea are now in the race as they have made contacts.
The Blues were reportedly looking to complete a move for Romelu Lukaku who they are preparing another bid after €100 million plus Marcos Alonso was turned down.
Chelsea are now looking if they could get Lionel Messi, which they won’t be spending on transfer fee but instead be paying wages that is very huge.
According to Tancredi Palmeri, he confirmed the latest developments that could be an already late attempt by the Premier League side.
Although it depends on which club will offer the most bigger package could get Lionel Messi with the wages being only the issue with agreeing a deal.