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Messi to leave Barca: Is this really happening? Breaking down what's next

Barcelona announced on Thursday that Lionel Messi could not return to the club and was therefore a free agent. Is this real? What's next?

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Could Messi's departure be a bluff from Barcelona?

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Transfer Talk: Man City favourites to sign Lionel Messi

Which clubs can afford to bring in Lionel Messi now that the superstar is officially leaving Barcelona? Transfer Talk has the latest.

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Marcotti: A gentleman's agreement won't get Kane out of Tottenham

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Wait, what? Messi is leaving Barca? How social media reacted

It was the news we'd prepared for, yet Barcelona announcing Lionel Messi wouldn't return still shocked the world -- as seen on social media.

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Hislop: Messi's departure highlights how poorly Barcelona is run

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The saga of Kane, Tottenham and Man City: Who will blink first?

With less than four weeks to go in the transfer window, the biggest deal has yet to get off the ground with Harry Kane waiting on a move to Manchester City. Will it happen?

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Would a Man City 'super team' spell trouble for Premier League?

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Messi has an NFT of his own: One-of-a-kind art for a one-of-a-kind player

Just like Lionel Messi, NFTs are totally unique, unique to our time, and wildly valuable. No wonder the Barcelona magician now has one of his own.

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