Manchester City to spend big on Leo Messi

The Sunday Mirror has a monster story running on its back page this morning – Man City will make a £200m offer to bring Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi to the Etihad.

They claim a transfer fee in excess of £100m plus a £500,000-a-week wage for Messi could be on the cards.

Recent reports in Spain have suggested Messi rejected a contract extension at Barca over the summer, although the Spanish giants remain confident he will pen fresh terms.

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