Despite ongoing uncertainty about long-term future Lionel Messi wants to help Barcelona come through a tough time.
His long-term future also remains uncertain, with more likely becoming known when LaSexta broadcasts an in-depth interview with the 33-year-old on December 27.
After admitting the saga surrounding his future has impacted him this season, Lionel Messi is determined to help Barcelona win trophies.
On Monday, published a brief excerpt in which Messi summarized his continuing commitment to the cause for the coming months, ruling out any idea of a move in January.
“The truth is that today I’m fine,” Messi said in a conversation with journalist and presenter Jordi Evole.
“It’s true that I had a very bad time in summer. What happened before the summer, because of how the season ended, the burofax and all that. Then I dragged it a bit at the beginning of the season.”
“Today I’m fine and I feel like fighting seriously for everything we have ahead of us.”
“I’m excited. I know the club is going through a difficult time, at a club and team level, and it is difficult everything that surrounds Barcelona but I’m looking forward to it.”