Juventus ace Paulo Dybala ready to snub Barcelona despite Lionel Messi plea – reports

LIONEL MESSI is trying to convince Paulo Dybala to join Barcelona – but the Juventus star isn’t keen on a move.

Lionel Messi GETTYLionel Messi wants Paulo Dybala at Barcelona

Barca lost Neymar to Paris St-Germain last week.

 The Brazilian forward cost the Ligue 1 side an eye-watering £199m.

The world-record deal means Ernesto Valverde now has a hefty amount of cash to splash.

Spanish news outlet Don Balon say Messi is determined to convince his compatriot, Dybala, to move to the Nou Camp.

However, the Argentine superstar isn’t having any joy selling Barca to the prodigious 23-year-old.


Don Balon say Dybala isn’t convinced by Valverde’s blueprint for the club.It’s suggested the young striker is wary of Barca’s ageing squad and quiet summer in the transfer market,

He reportedly thinks they are lagging behind arch-rivals Real Madrid.

Dybala also believes he’ll win move silverware at Juve.Barca have become in embroiled in a transfer saga for Liverpool ace Philippe Coutinho in recent days.

Coutinho fancies a move to Spain, but the Reds are determined to hang onto their prized asset.