Fresh reports have claimed Chelsea been given a glimmer of hope that superstar Lionel Messi could be preparing for a move to the Premier League.
The Barcelona ace is said to be unsettled at the Nou Camp and considering taking on a new challenge.
And Spanish journalist Guillem Balague said on TalkSport : “He’s never been closer to leaving Barcelona, he is thinking about it
“He has heard from Sergio Aguero and Cesc Fabregas how wonderful England and the Premier League is. There’s an attraction there for a new challenge.
“He’s maturing, he wants to imagine himself in England and he watches the Premier League. He’s learning English in case he needs it. He is preparing for that possibility.”