Juventus moves to drag Messi to Italy as club joins race


The Italian giants are eager to bring in Barca superstar

Juventus have joined the race to sign Lionel Messi from Barcelona, according to L’Equipe.

Manchester City has been touted as the most likely destination for the Argentine, who submitted a transfer request at Camp Nou on Tuesday.

Paris Saint-Germain have also been linked with Messi, however Juve are now prepared to offer the 33-year-old the chance to link up with Ballon d’Or rival Cristiano Ronaldo in Turin.