File photo dated February 10, 2021 of Lionel Messi of FC Barcelona during the Spanish Cup, Copa del Rey, semi final, 1st leg football match between FC Sevilla and FC Barcelona at Sanchez Pizjuan stadium in Sevilla, Spain. Barcelona have announced that Lionel Messi is leaving the club after “financial and structural obstacles” made it impossible to renew his contract. The forward, who has spent his whole career there, had been expected to re-sign after his deal expired in June. Photo by LaurentLairys/ABACAPRESS.COM