Messi: “I thank wholeheartedly to Pep how much he has given me”
Barcelona, April 27, 2012
Lionel Messi was notably absent in the press conference of Pep Guardiola, where he announced his departure from Barcelona. However, the Argenitne player sent a statement with the reasons for his absence.
“I wholeheartedly thank Pep how much he has given my career and to me,” said “La Pulga”.
“Because of this emotion I feel, I chose not to attend Pep press conference and be away from the press, especially because I know they seek to get the faces of players and is something I have decided not to show” Messi confessed.
Guardiola announced his decision Friday on campus which greatly pain for the Catalan club.