Argentine ace Lionel Messi has broken his silence concerning reports that he is free to walk out of Barcelona after the 2019/20 season.

The Catalan giants’ president reportedly suggested that Messi is free to leave after this seaon pends but the 5 time player of the year insisits Barcelona is “his home.”

“I want to stay at Barça for as long as I can. I want to play at Barça for my whole career because this is my home.” Messi told the club’s webite.

“But I don’t want to have a long-term contract and be able to stay here as long as I want. I want to stay here because I am physically able to, playing, being important and part of a winning project. I want to keep winning things at the club, achieving big things. Clauses and money mean nothing to me. The most important thing is being part of a winning project.” he added.