Barcelona offload a number of senior players, and Messi is untouchable and non-transferable.
Bartomeu, Barcelona president, mention players that will not be leave this summer, as the club looks to reset its squad.
Bartomeu listed squad members like Lionel Messi, Ousmane Dembele, Marc Andre Ter Stegen and Antoine Griezmann. In a lengthy interview with Barcelona TV
The LaLiga giants are ready to offload a number of senior players, following a dismal season that culminated in a 8-2 thrashing against Bayern Munich in the Champions League.
“But there are various non-transferable players like (Marc Andre) Ter Stegen, (Clement) Lenglet, (Nelson) Semedo, (Frenkie) De Jong, (Antoine) Griezmann, (Ousmane) Dembele. Players we are counting on in the future.”
He also named Ansu Fati, 17, as another who will be part of the future at Barca.
“We don’t want to sell him. He has a great future. I’m telling you from here, he’s non-transferable,” Barcelona Boss added.