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Man City Meets With Messi's Representatives To Discuss Potential Move

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 08 / 22 / 17

Man City met with Lionel Messi's representatives to "discuss the possibility" of bringing the Argentine int'l to the Premier League, according to Duncan Castles of the Scotland DAILY RECORD. Their meeting -- held in a Barcelona restaurant last week...

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