Argentina star and Barcelona forward, Lionel Messi has finally reacted to the sack of Ernesto Valverde by the club management on Tuesday.
Valverde was unexpected sack on Tuesday despite the fact that he was doing well at Camp Nou. Under him, the Catalans have won the La Liga title back to back in each of the two seasons of his stay at the club.
But the club management were not happy with his poor performances in the Champions League, the main reason for his sack came after Barcelona lost to Atletico Madrid in the Super Cup semi final.
Messi in an Instagram post wrote to Valverde as he wished him well and also applauded him for his performance at the Camp Nou.
“Thank you for everything,” Messi wrote.
“I’m sure you’ll do great wherever you go because besides being a great professional you are a magnificent person.
“Good luck and a big hug.”