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Lionel Messi press conference LIVE: PSG signing officially unveiled after Barcelona exit

LIVE: Lionel Messi press conference – Superstar is officially unveiled as a PSG player after signing an extraordinary two-year deal worth £1million-a-week following his bombshell Barca exit

  • Paris Saint-Germain are set to unveil new signing Lionel Messi this morning 
  • The Argentinian signed a two-year deal on Tuesday after leaving Barcelona
  • Messi will earn a staggering £1million per week and will wear the No 30 shirt 
  • PSG have been immediately elevated to Champions League favourites  

Lionel Messi is set to speak publicly as a Paris Saint-Germain player for the first time this morning, as he is officially unveiled by his new club. 

In a transfer that has reverberated around world football, six-time Ballon D’Or winner Messi left Barcelona after a trophy-laden 21-year spell, signing a two-year contract with the French giants. 

Messi, who will wear the No 30 shirt, which he wore when breaking through at Barcelona, will earn a whopping £1million a week as he looks to finally guide PSG to Champions League glory. 

Follow Sportsmail’s SAM BLITZ to find out the latest from Messi’s first press conference as a PSG player.