Atletico Madrid president Enrique Cerezo has revealed that Barcelona Superstar Lionel Messi is welcome to join Luis Suarez.
The Aleti chief revealed he is ready to sign Lionel Messi. The Argentine had expressed his displeasure at the departure of his friend and teammate Suarez.
Suarez was sold to Atletico Madrid for £6m after spending six years at Camp Nou as he was considered surplus to requirement by new Barca Coach Ronald Koeman.
Messi who wanted to leave the Catalan club this season saw his request denied, with Barca insisting any club that wants him will have to pay his €700m release clause.
However, that did not stop the Argentine star from criticizing the Spanish giants for how they dealt with Luis Suarez’s transfer.
Suarez came off the bench in his debut match for Atletico to score twice and gave an assist in just 20 minutes in Athletico Madrid 6-1 victory over Granada in Spanish la Liga.
Atletico Madrid chief has suggested Messi can join his Barca former teammate Suarez at Los Rojiblancos.
“In life, if you want something… If Leo Messi wants to play with Luis Suarez, I tell him the same thing that is said with nougat: ‘Let him come home for Christmas’. With desire, anything is possible,” he said on Cadena Cope.
Edison Cavani was expected to team up with his countryman Suarez at the Wanda Metropolitan, but that was dependent on the departure of Diego Costa which is unlikely to hap