It's been suggested Messi is furious with Laporta for refusing to renew his contract ahead of his shock departure to PSG.
But Laporta told Esport3: "We were both affected the day he left and it showed.
"I saw his debut with PSG and I didn't like it, it was a weird, weird situation. It's a team with which we have clashes. I haven't spoken to him since he left. The story must continue.
"The story must continue as he will always be a Barcelona fan. What I must say is that there was no overflow during the negotiations. Everything is normal in this context. There was no friction neither with his father nor with him."
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