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Lionel Messi’s future ‘will have an influence’ on Luis Suarez

Offers are ‘raining in’ for the Barcelona striker

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Luis Suarez’s lawyer, Alejandro Balbi, has been talking about the future of the Barcelona striker and Lionel Messi amid speculation both are set to leave the Camp Nou.

Manager Ronald Koeman has reportedly decided Suarez time’s at Barcelona is up, while Messi has informed the club he wants to leave this summer.

Balbi offered an update on Suarez and feels he could be affected by any decision Messi makes:

“Messi’s future will have an influence on Suarez’s because they are best friends, they get along on and off the pitch,” he said.

“There is a lot of brotherly love between Messi and Suarez, they are inseparable, always together. The offers are raining down from all sides because he is a great goalscorer in world football.

Source | TyC Sports

It’s not quite clear what will happen with either player yet or where they will end up.

Messi is being linked with several teams but Manchester City appear the current favorites to land the Barcelona captain.

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