Barcelona captain and mercurial forward Lionel Messi has written a Goodbye message to his former boss Ernesto valverde who was sacked and replaced yesterday.
Despite winning back-to-back league titles and guarding Barcelona to the top of La Liga Table, Valverde was dismissed on Monday following the club’s Spanish Super Cup semi-final 3 – 2 defeat to Atletico Madrid last week.
He has been replaced with former Real Betis coach, Quique Setien, who has signed a contract to be with Barcelona until June 2022.
The Barcelona captain expressed his gratitude and wished the coach well in his future endeavours.
See his post below:
Barcelona confirmed that the manager left the club yesterday via their official website.
More updates coming soon.