Inter Milan Linked With Sensational Transfer For Lionel Messi
Lionel Messi to Inter Milan? Surely not, right?!
Well, reports from Italy are saying otherwise.
The Serie A got a whole lot more interesting with the acquisition of Cristiano Ronaldo who completed a stunning £88 million transfer to Juventus.
His La Liga duels with Messi is over after a hard-fought nine-years.
But could the pair of serial Ballon d'Or winners reignite their incredible rivalry in Italy's top flight?
It appears Inter Milan are interested in signing Messi.
:flag_it: :newspaper: ' Front page of Tuttosport:- Arjun Pradeep (@IndianRegista) July 24, 2018
CR7 to Juve sparks up Pirelli's CEO, Tronchetti to make an attempt:
"Ronaldo is good for Italian football.
Messi [to] Inter? May be."
Higuaín or Morata for Milan. pic.twitter.com/cxhRiX2FOu
Marco Tronchetti Provera (Pirelli CEO) "Messi? How can you say 'no' to Messi? If there were the conditions for a deal, the Inter Milan fans would be enthusiastic." [gr parlamento]- FC Barcelona Fl (@FCBarcelonaFl) July 24, 2018
The CEO of Pirelli, long-time sponsors of Inter Milan, Marco Tronchetti Provera dropped a subtle hint with Italian outlet Tuttosport plastering the sensational transfer across their front page.
"Messi [to] Inter? May be," the headline reads.
Provera is hoping that the clubs Chinese owners Suning will table a monstrous offer to prize Messi away from Barcelona.
"I hope that Suning, once Financial Fair Play will allow it, can make a huge signing," he said.
"Messi? How can you say no to Messi?"
The Argentinean ace has been a loyal man since graduating from Barcelona's famed youth academy, winning the lot at the Camp Nou.
From La Liga to Champions League titles, scoring goals at an alarming rate.
However, Inter Milan want to lure Messi to the iconic San Siro and are reportedly prepared to offer a deal next summer.
Watch this space.