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FC Barcelona News: 26 August 2020; Lionel Messi asks to leave, Barça want Gabriel Jesus

A round-up of the latest Barcelona news and transfer rumors

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Work goes on at the Ciutat Esportiva - FC Barcelona
New signings and players returning from loan train for the second time this week, while Ansu Fati, Sergio Busquets and Carles Aleñá take PCR tests

Trincão's presentation, this Wednesday - FC Barcelona
From 11.30am CEST, you will be able to follow Barça's new signing throughout the day on BarçaTV +

Messi tells Barcelona he wants to leave - ESPN
Lionel Messi has told Barcelona that he wants to leave the club this summer, sources have confirmed to ESPN.

Messi told Barcelona he wants to leave, and this is why they should let him go - ESPN
It's incredible to think about, but there's precedent for Barcelona and Lionel Messi ending up in court over their latest battle, which escalated Tuesday when he informed the club he wanted to leave after nearly 20 years of service.

Messi's Barcelona legacy - 6 Golden Shoes, 34 titles, 36 hat-tricks, 634 goals - ESPN
Messi. Messi. Messi. The King wants to leave Barcelona, and the footballing world seems to have shuddered to a halt. The man who has ruled the sport for a decade and a half now envelopes all.

Transfer Talk: Barcelona want Manchester City's Jesus to replace Suarez - ESPN
Catalan giants have identified Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus as a potential replacement for the outgoing Uruguay international.

Barcelona star Messi has already spoken to Guardiola on Man City move - Football Espana
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has already spoken to Lionel Messi and the English club are prepared to sign the Argentine if he leaves Barcelona this summer, report The Athletic.

Barcelona president Bartomeu denies that he has resigned - Football Espana
Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has denied reports that he has resigned from his position, as per Diario Sport.

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