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​Messi says his goodbyes to departing Barcelona colleague Neymar

Barcelona great Lionel Messi has wished departing team-mate Neymar good luck for the future.

Barcelona confirmed on Wednesday that Neymar wanted to leave, and he appears set to join the French side Paris Saint-Germain.

And Messi has reacted to the news, posting a video on Instagram featuring images of himself and Neymar during their time together at Barca.

And the Argentinean wrote: "It was an enormous pleasure to have shared all these years with you friend @neymarjr.

"I wish you good luck in this new stage of your life."

Ian Ferris
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