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Lionel Messi Has Been Left 'Dejected' After Six Barcelona Players 'Blacklist' Him

Adnan Riaz

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Lionel Messi Has Been Left 'Dejected' After Six Barcelona Players 'Blacklist' Him

Lionel Messi has been left 'dejected' after six of his Barcelona teammates have 'backlisted' him, according to stunning reports.

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Earlier reports have suggested a divide emerging between the six-time Ballon d'Or winner and his teammates, with the Barcelona captain said to feel 'alone' in the dressing room.

And it would seem Messi's woes at the Camp Nou are continuing due to tensions with six players in the Barca squad.

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Diario Gol reports that Riqui Puig, Marc-Andre ter Stegen, Ousmane Dembele, Miralem Pjanic, Samuel Umtiti and Junior Firpo are the players who don't 'talk to Messi anymore.'

However, the Spanish publication claims that the Argentina captain still has the backing of senior players like Sergio Busquets, Jordi Alba and Gerard Pique.

Messi has been heavily linked with moves to Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City, with Inter Milan also being a transfer that the Barca star is 'considering.'

The Argentine has claimed in an interview that the drama from his transfer saga in the summer "ended up carrying [...] over a bit into the start of this season."

Messi told La Sexta: "I had a really bad time of things in the summer. It had been building up.

"What happened before the summer, what with how the season ended, the beurofax and all the rest of it. I ended up carrying that over a bit into the start of this season."

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Topics: Riqui Puig, Football News, Marc-Andre Ter Stegen, Football, Barcelona, Ousmane Dembele, Samuel Umtiti, Lionel Messi, La Liga, Barca

Adnan Riaz
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