By Toby Miles For Mailonline
Published: 17:56 BST, 4 September 2020 | Updated: 17:57 BST, 4 September 2020
Lionel Messi has opened up on the emotional moment he told his son Thiago that he would leave Barcelona, before the icon's sudden decision to stay in Catalonia.
Messi has reluctantly opted to stay in Catalonia after stunning the sport with his transfer request, but the Argentine's contempt for the Barca board is intact after their bitter clashes in the aftermath of a disastrous season.
A one-club-man, a move to suitors Manchester City would have meant