Thousands of PSG fans wait as Messi arrives Paris to complete his move from Barcelona.
The 34-year-old could not sign a new contract at Barcelona due to economic issues with La Liga.
There has been speculation about where he would go next but Manchester City signed Grealish instead.
Messi arrives Paris to reunite with his former teammate Neymar and former Madrid captain Sergio Ramos.
He has agreed a 2-year deal with the French club and an option to extend to 2024.
He will receive €25m net per season as guaranteed salary plus add ons, so it’s potential total salary around €35m per season.
A massive crowd awaits Messi in a move that will see him play for another European club for the first time.
Recall that Messi turned down PSG and ManCity in April after it was believed he would renew with Barca.
Pep, his former manager was also disappointed at not signing him after the news broke as Grealish’s deal was announced.
Neymar has already posted on his IG claiming he has reunited with Messi.
The Argentine will be unveiled as a PSG player in the coming hours.
Barcelona already coping to life without Messi as they defeat Juventus in the Gamper Cup on Sunday.
The PSG attack would be one of the most ruthless in Europe with Messi joining Mbappe and Neymar.
The Paris club has been chasing the Champions League for years now and this could be their chance to get it.
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