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Ronald Koeman reacts after Lionel Messi calls for Barcelona unity



   Barca boss Koeman has responded to Messi's call for unity at the club, admitting he does not know if he is going to have a quiet life" after the Barca superstar's latest quotes. Lionel Messi pushed for a move away from Camp Nou in the wake of their 8-2 defected Bayern Munich in last season's Champions League quarter-finals during this COVID-19. 

 The Argentina Man sought to initiate the release clause which allows him to leave Barcelona at the end of any season, having grown discouraged with the way Barca is being run at boardroom level.

  However, the Club blocked his exit away from Camp Nou looked forward to sign for Manchester City" with the help of League Management, insisting that the clause in doubt had expired in June, and that the 33-years-old could only leave if his €700 million/£638m buyout clause was met by any clubs who were ready to signed him.

  Lionel Messi ultimately decided to see out the last year of his contract to avoiding a drawn-out legal battle, However revealed entirely to Goal at the beginning of August that he's no longer feels that Barcelona can compete for the biggest titles like Champions League on offer at the highest level.

  Camp Nou's all-time record goalscorer criticised the club and the manager following Luis Suarez's departure to Atletico Madrid last week, writing the following message to his former team-mate on Instagram: “You didn't deserve for them to throw you out of the Club like they did.

  He added; the truth is that at this moment nothing surprises me anymore.” Lionel Messi was included in Ronald Koeman's first starting eleven of the new La Liga season despite his concern, and scored a penalty during the 4-0 victory against Villarreal on Sunday.

  Messi has since justified venting his discouraged with the club publicly in a lengthy interview with Spanish publication SPORT, insisting he has only ever tried to do what is best for the club and that he'll continue to give his all to their cause.

  Asked to remark on Lionel's rallying cry at a press conference on Wednesday, Ronald Koeman said: "I don't know if after Messi's quotes I'm going to have a quiet life. He added: "I don't think so because always there is something here but it's very positive the captain asks for oneness, I hope we all are more calm as regards to what we experienced in the last weeks.

  The Dutch head coach added on how he plans to keep the six-time Ballon d'Or winner happy: "I don't know if it is exclusively in my hands. As a coach I think we must find the best possible squad to help him to shine, finding a position where he can produce his excellent performance as he always did for the Club.

 "We're looking forward for a formula in the training ground, he lives for football and wants to win it all, even the games in the training ground, he does everything for trying to win and there is no other medicine for making him glad. 

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