By Daniel Davis For Mailonline
Published: 23:30 BST, 18 October 2019 | Updated: 00:37 BST, 19 October 2019
Lionel Messi has revealed that several individuals at Barcelona are opposed to a reunion with PSG star Neymar.
The Brazilian attacker had departed the Nou Camp in 2017 amid controversial circumstances and opted to move to Paris for a world-record fee.
But Neymar was heavily linked with a return to Spain this summer - although former team-mate Messi believes that the manner of his original switch could scupper a return in the future.
Lionel Messi revealed that several individuals at Barcelona are opposed to a move for Neymar
'It is difficult to bring him back,' the 32-year-old Argentine told Metro 95.1.
'Firstly, because it was difficult to see him leave, secondly because of how he left.