Barcelona announced on Thursday night that Messi would not sign a new contract at the Camp Nou, and PSG soon emerged as the Argentine Superstar Leo Messi.
Mauricio Pochettino’s side have also been heavily linked with French Midfielder Paul Pogba, who has less than 1 year left to continue his contract with Premier League club Manchester United.
According to ESPN, the arrival of Leo Messi in Paris will see PSG leave interest in Paul Pogba, as the club will not be able to pay for both deals in the current market.
The Frenchman can now decide to take his contract With Man United before leaving the club for next summer.
Manchester United are still thought to be confident of signing Paul Pogba, having upgraded their squad with Jadon Sancho and Raphael Varane ahead of the new season.
Paul Pogba is now training with his United teammates ahead of the new season.