According to TyC Sports, Inter Miami has scheduled a friendly match with Newell’s Old Boys in February 2025with the venue taking place at DRV PNK Stadium.
Newell’s Old Boys is the team in Messi’s hometown, in Rosario, Santa Fe (Argentina), where Messi was born and spent his teenage days. Most likely, this will also be the last club in Messi’s career.
Accordingly, El Nacional newspaper said that Messi will part ways with Inter Miami when his contract expires in 2015. El Pulga will then return to Newell’s Old Boys – where he spent 6 years with before moving to the La training facility. Masia of Barcelona in 2000.
Before that, Messi and his teammates will have a tour in China, with two Chinese Super League teams including Qingdao Hainiu (November 5) and Chengdu Rongchen (November 8).
“We’re excited to continue expanding the Club’s global reach, putting our team in front of incredible fans across the globe. This is a special opportunity to share passion as we reach new audiences and express ourselves in new areas, many places and we look forward to starting this adventure”, said Chief Business Officer Xavier Asensi.
Matches on the tour will also help Messi, as he aims to stay fit for the World Cup qualifier against Argentina in the third week of November.
Bao Bao | 20:54 October 17, 2023