Fc Barcelona captain Lionel Messi, has reportedly urge Barcelona to replace current coach with Leeds united coach Marcelo Bielsa.

Marcelo Bielsa who lead Leeds United to the Championship title last week, is yet to sign a new contract with the club. His contract will expire this week, meaning he would be free to move to another club if Leeds united fails to extend his contract.

The Argentine’s style of play is built on a foundation of intense will to run, to press, and win the ball back which is a typical way Barca also plays.

Argentine captain Lionel Messi is eager to see the Argentine coach at the Camp Nou, according to sport outlet SUN.

Lionel messi whose contract expires mid June of 2021, criticized Barcelona after their laliga title loss to eventual Champions Real Madrid, he labelled the team “Weak” ahead of their champions league clash with Italian side Napoli.

Barcelona current coach Setien came under immense pressure towards the end of the laliga season after they drew two games successively and it was reported that he may be shown the way out if Barcelona fails to win the Champions league.

Leeds club bosses will need to act with some urgency to tie down Marcelo Bielsa who will surely love to coach the Catalan side.

Xavi Hernandez who recently tested positive for the corona virus is reportedly said to be Bartomeu favorite candidate to be the new manager.

But the Spain and Barcelona legend has reservations about taking control with so many problems on and off the field.