Cisse: Messi wanted to play close by Mane.


Cisse: Messi wanted to play close by Mane.

Sadio Mane's counselor Bacary Cisse has uncovered Argentina and PSG genius Lionel Messi wanted to play close by the Senegal global at Barcelona. The Lion of Teranga as of late finished his effective six-year stay at Liverpool via fixing a transition to Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich. The 30-year-old marked an arrangement that will see him stay with the Bavarians until 2025. Nonetheless, it has now arisen that the flexible attacker might have left the Merseyside-based charges prior as affirmed by his agent. "Last year, he might have done it with FC Barcelona as well," Cisse told RMC on the After Foot Show.


Cisse: Messi wanted to play close by Mane.

"It was Lionel Messi who needed Sadio Mane, when it was an issue of him reaching out to Barca. Before [eventually] going to Paris Saint-Germain, he had given two names; Sadio Mane and an Argentine central defender. "It was in June when they were in the Copa America." The Spanish heavyweights needed to allow Messi to leave attributable to their monetary battles. In a new meeting, Cisse uncovered why Mane picked to join the Bavarians notwithstanding a few proposals from various clubs. "He [Mane] himself was extremely clear during [his] public interview [as a Bayern player]. This move came with impeccable timing and he picked the right club," Cisse expressed.