Robert Lewandowski has revealed that Lionel Messi was elated when he spoke to the Argentine about a possible Barcelona return.
Lewandowski talked about how his meeting with Messi went at Laureus Awards in an interview with Interia Sport.
The Polish international, revealed that Messi’s reaction was expected after the Argentine had spent most of his career at Barcelona.
Lewandowski said: “Keep it a secret, but when I told him about Barcelona, his eyes lit up.“
“And it’s not surprising, after all, he grew up here; he has a house here that he visits often. Barcelona is his home”.
Lionel Messi has been heavily linked with a return to Barcelona this summer as he is yet to finalize a contract deal with the French club.
Lewandowski mentioned that he would love to have the 2023 World Cup winner back at Camp Nou when he was asked about Messi’s return.
“I’ve always liked playing with players who understand football. And Leo is top-notch. Also, Messi has changed his style of play a bit in recent years, today he is more of a ’10’, a midfielder,” Lewandowski concluded.
Will Lionel Messi return To Barcelona?
Lionel Mess’s contract with PSG will expire at the end of the season but it is still unclear if the Argentine will remain at Paris Saint-Germain.
Barcelona on the other end are trying to get him back to the Camp Nou where he achieved everything he did at club level.
Barca boss, Xavi, confirmed that the deal to sign Messi is still up in the air due to some factors and financial constraints being the major one.
Lionel Messi still remains at PSG for now and he will travel with the team to Strasbourg in Ligue 1 on May 27 with a win enough to crown them league champions.
Robert Lewandowski is a Polish footballer who was born on 21st August, 1988, and plays as a centre forward for Barcelona and captains the Poland national team.
The Polish captain is globally considered one of the finest and most clinical strikers of all times for his positioning, technique and finishing.
The Former Bayern Munich Striker has scored over 500 senior goals for both club and country.
Lewandowski is one of the modern greats and is regarded along the lights of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo when it comes to his great goalscoring prowess.
The documentary on Robert Lewandowski which is titled “Lewandowski Unknown” was released on 31 March 2023.
And the documentary covered the career of Lewandowski completely whilst he was still at Bayern Munich.
The Documentary can be streamed on Amazon Prime Videos – just like every other football-related videos that have been released over the years.
This is in fact historic for the Polish film fraternity in general because “Lewandowski Unknown” was the very first Polish movie to feature on Prime Videos.
You can check out the documentary, Lewandowski Unknown by clicking on the link here…
What do you think about Lionel Messi returning to Barcelona this summer – with Lewandowski’s bromance in perspective.
Do you think the World Cup winning Argentine will return to Spain or remain in France with PSG?