Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu says the transfer activity of that the club can be an indication they are preparing for a lifetime.
Barca past month affirmed the £65m signing of 21-year-old midfielder Frenkie de Jong from Ajax.
Messi, 31, has scored 581 goals in 664 games for Barcelona.
Messi still has another two years left in his existing contract and Bartomeu reported that Messi’s retirement has been”a while away yet”.
Nevertheless, that the La Liga winners are currently looking at signing players to select the club into a brand new era to make sure their continuing success.
“We have to organize the club to the future,” added Bartomeu, who is born to resign as president at 2021.
“We are bringing amazing young players into the team because we need to keep on this era of succeeding. That is our responsibility.
“My mandate is going to likely probably be finished in 2 seasons. And so I need to leave the bar at a wonderful location and tell the president’that is our heritage’.”
Back in 2017, Messi said he had moved closer to his”fantasy” of”finishing my career in the home” later signing a brand fresh Barca deal, with the buyout clause increased to 700m euros (£626m).
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Barcelona have to compete at the market with the best because they don’t have enough amount of money and they can’t go and get the players.
Around that fit the type of Barcelona they are currently trying to get the best youngsters. This is exactly why they have gone for Frenkie de Jong.