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New Barcelona coach Koeman immediately entering Messi, Pique talks today

New Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman immediately enters talks with the squad's senior players today.

AS says Koeman will meet with Leo Messi, Sergio Busquets, Sergi Roberto and Gerard Piqué in a round of talks which are anticipated to be "heated".

Koeman enters a locker room where Messi is seriously considering his future and Pique has declared he'll leave the club after their 8-2 Champions League thrashing by Bayern Munich.

Messi's future at Barca is in serious doubt and not helping matters for Koeman is news that Luis Suárez and Jordi Alba could be moved on. The pair are the two closest to Messi inside the dressing room.

And there is talk of Koeman being willing to reverse the mass selling plans of the board decided over the weekend in order to appease Messi.

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