Lionel Messi believes Mount will become one of the best players of all time
The former Barcelona star has picked Mason Mount as one the 15 players who he believes will becomes stars.
Messi after meeting with Barcelona yesterday for a new contract only was met with a bad news when the club revealed they can’t hand him a new contract.
According to words from the club, La Liga regulations is the only obstacle as both parties had agreed on a new contract.
Messi was even ready to accept pay cut in order to help the club balance their books but sadly he couldn’t continue with the club.
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Ever since then, Chelsea and other top flight teams including Paris Saint German have been talked of as probable destination but only PSG has so far made any official approach for the Argentine.
Roman Abramovic has been tipped by several Chelsea fans to take advantage on the 34-year-old unemployment state and land him at Stamford Bridge.
No words from Chelsea yet but from Messi’s end, we take a throw back to how he feels towards one of Chelsea’s promising talents.
A year ago, the Barcelona Legend was asked to pick 15 players of which he believes could grow to become legends.
In response, Messi mentioned Mason Mount saying; “Having watched him play he has the potential to be one of the best.”
Mason Mount is considered as an untouchable by the Blues and has so far not seen any offer arrive this summer for him as it would definitely be turned down.