The newspaper “El Mundo” had published the details of the contract between Messi and Barcelona, through which the Argentine flea was paid about 555 million euros for 4 seasons, ending at the end of the current season.
According to the Catalan newspaper ” Sport “, sources close to Messi have confirmed that he will file a lawsuit against the five people who are believed to have leaked his contract, which is considered a crime.
The newspaper pointed out that the five persons are: Josep Maria Bartomeu (former Barcelona president), Carles Tusquets (interim president), Jordi Mestre (former vice president), Oscar Grau (CEO), and Roma Ponte (head of legal services).
The newspaper explained that these are the five people inside Barcelona, who have the full contract details.
It is reported that Barcelona has also launched an internal investigation into the issue of the contract leak, and confirmed that it will take action with those involved.