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Barcelona president Laporta offers Messi contract update

Barcelona president Joan Laporta insists talks with Lionel Messi over a new contract are on track.

Laporta made a key part of his election campaign his ability to convince Messi to sign a new deal and stay. The Argentine's current agreement expires in June.

Speaking with RAC1, Laporta has explained that "with Messi everything progresses adequately".

The Barca president answered several questions from journalists at El Prat airport, with the Messi answer used as a preview by RAC1 this morning.

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