Manchester City are ready to offer Lionel Messi £500,000-a-week in basic wages to join them from Barcelona, according to reports.
It’s part of a £200million package being put together by the Premier League side.
He had a spell on loan to fellow Süper Lig side Manisaspor in the second half of the 2005–06 season.
In 2005–2006 season, Turan scored two goals for the team based in Manisa.
The 29-year-old, among the world’s highest-earning athletes, was accused of creating a string of fake companies in Belize and Uruguay to avoid taxation on €4.16m (£3.2m) of image rights earnings between 20.
The 29-year-old called the player ‘stupid’, though it is not clear what was said to him in the first place.
Lionel Andrés Messi La Pulga Cancer Rosario, Argentina Lionel has not much educational experience as he has been playing football since childhood and at such a low age, he achieved much fame.
Messi's total earnings include million (€28 million) in endorsements, including deals with Turkish Airlines and EA Sports, and million (€36 million) in salary with FC Barcelona in Spain's La Liga.
The salary makes Messi the highest-paid athlete in team sports based on salary alone.
Witness Eva Blazquez, responsible for handling the four-time Champions League winner’s tax declarations, said: “Leo didn't see them.
Lionel Messi made million (€65 million) in total earnings in 2014, making him the highest-paid soccer player in the world according to a France Football report (via ESPNFC.com).
La Nacion reporter Juan Pablo Varsky broke the news during his radio show, saying the ceremony would take place next year, while a relative told La Capital: ‘It’s true, there’ll be a wedding the middle of next year.’It is thought the date could fall on Messi’s birthday on June 24.
The 29-year-old is set to go on an end-of-season tour with Barcelona, but is expected to return to Rosario after its climax on June 12.
Cristiano Ronaldo, Messi's rival with Real Madrid, is the second-highest-paid soccer player with total earnings of million (€54 million).
The Argentine forward, who scored to give Barca the lead in the eventual loss to City, was responding to comments made to him by an unnamed City player, and tried to find him afterwards.