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FC Barcelona News: 30 August 2020; Lionel Messi latest, Arturo Vidal eyes Juventus move

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

New Graffiti Of Leo Messi In Barcelona Photo by Xavi Torrent/Getty Images

Lionel Messi’s release clause may have expired | Football Espana

Lionel Messi’s €700m release clause is reportedly now invalid. Barcelona are still unlikely to allow him to leave for free but may have to accept an offer in the region of €100m.

Report: Vidal prefers Juve to Inter | Football Italia

Arturo Vidal is keen to return to Italy this summer but would reportedly prefer to head to Juventus than Inter and a reunion with Antonio Conte.

Lionel Messi: Barcelona unwilling to negotiate forward’s exit this summer | Sky Sports

Barcelona remain unwilling to negotiate captain Lionel Messi’s exit this summer despite his desire to leave and interest from Manchester City, Juventus, and Inter.

Braithwaite asks for No.10 shirt at Barcelona should Messi leave | Marca

Martin Braithwaite has asked for the No. 10 shirt at Barcelona should Lionel Messi leave the club this summer. The striker currently wears No. 19.

I hope Messi goes to City, says ex-Barcelona assistant Unzue | AS

Former Barcelona assistant Juan Carlos Unzue says he hopes Lionel Messi goes to Man City “to remember old times with people he already knows and has felt a shared success with.”

Barça sack the legal team which advised Lionel Messi to leave on a free transfer | Sport

Barcelona have sacked legal team Cuatrecasa who are currently advising Lionel Messi, including his decision to leave the club on a free transfer.

OFFICIAL: Albert Roca is Koeman’s new fitness coach at Barça | Sport

Albert Roca is returning to the Camp Nou to be Ronald Koeman’s fitness coach. He held the same position at the club under Frank Rijkaard and joins from Hyderabad.

Barça players called up for international duty | FC Barcelona

A total of 14 Barcelona players have been called up for international duty in the UEFA Nations League including Frenkie de Jong, Ansu Fati, Trincao and Sergio Busquets.