Real Madrid director, Jeronimo Farre, has stated the reasons for not moving for the Argentine international.
The 32-year-old has only been at Camp Nou although his career and Farre said;
”If Messi hasn’t played in Madrid it’s because we’ve not been able to make it happen,” Farre told El Mundo.
”Because he hasn’t been feasible or affordable.
”The other mega star was Cristiano Ronaldo and Madrid enjoyed his talent for nine seasons.”
”Real Madrid are the most successful team on the continent,Farre added.
”We had our lean times, but we had Alfredo Di Stefano’s cycle with great players who gave us the first five European Cups.
”Under Florentino [Perez]’s presidency we’ve had another brilliant time with Raul [Gonzalez], [Luis] Figo, [Zinedine] Zidane, Ronaldo Nazario, [Gareth] Bale and, above all, Cristiano Ronaldo. Their contributions have been crucial.”