In fact, the deal is a three-party game. Barcelona also hopes to retain Messi. Barcelona President Barto MEU even uses his resignation to express the club's determination. At present, Messi is determined to leave the team, while Manchester City is eager for talents. It's hard to guess what's going to happen next, because there's a lot of dead weight trading. Paris is also interested in Messi, but the father of the club has publicly said that the French giants are impossible.