In an interview, Leo Messi admits that he wanted to leave Spain but he is determine to ending up his career in Barcelona.
He stated, “There have been times when one ends up tired, exhausted, due to the circumstances”.
“I have had several times, especially in 2013, 2014, when I started having problems with the Federal treasury. It was difficult”. Messi added
“I felt mistreated. When all that mess happened I was considering leaving. Not to leave Barca, but to leave Spain”.
“I had the door open for many clubs, but I never received a specific offer because it was known that I was fine in Barcelona.”
Talking about his recent circumstance, the Barcelona and Argentina captain added:
“My idea was always to stay here and it still is.
“Recently it’s becoming clear that I want to finish my career here, at Barcelona. My kids are settled here and I don’t want to break that”.
“It’s true that as a kid I always dreamed of playing at Newell’s to try and play in Argentina”.
“But sometimes you have to think more about the family and they are the most important thing.”