Former Barcelona president: "Inter made a 150 million offer for Messi, back in 2006"
In a long interview with The Guardian, Joan Laporta, former president of Barcelona, reveals a curious behind the scene that links Lionel Messi to Inter.
"In 2006, Inter made an offer for Messi. They were ready to pay the release clause of 150 million euros so after that, we upped this clause to 250 million. I was calm thanks to the relationship that I had with his father Jorge."
Source: The Guardian