The President of Getafe ángel Torres admitted that more than 10 years ago the club could be Lionel Messi and PEP Guardiola
“In the debut or the second season of Messi in the first team, we were very close to agreement on his lease. But Frank Rijkaard in the end refused, and we could only dream about.
Once the sporting Director of Barcelona Txiki beguiristain was present at the draw in Switzerland. He invites us to let go of Michael Laudrup (coach of Getafe at the time – ed.) in Barcelona, and in his place appoint Guardiola. Initially, Laporte was not at all impressed with the candidate Pepa”.
Earlier it was reported that in 2006, Messi was able to go to inter.