Messi’s current deal at Barcelona is due to expire next summer and he is still yet to agree fresh terms.
Interest in the six-time Ballon d’Or winner is naturally high, with Manchester City monitoring his situation after tracking him during the most recent transfer window.
Inter Milan and Paris Saint-Germain are also chasing the 33-year-old, who would be available for free from July.
A move to PSG would see Messi reunited with Neymar, with whom he formed a lethal partnership at Barca from 2013 to 2017.
Neymar is desperate for a reunion with Messi and has told the Argentina international that they must play together next season.
“What I want most of all is to play with Messi again, to be able to enjoy him once again on the pitch,” Neymar told ESPN after scoring twice in PSG’s 3-1 win over Manchester United.
“He can play in my place, I have no problem with that! But I want to play with him next year, for sure. We have to do it next season.”
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