Lionel Messi: Antonio Conte dismisses reports Barcelona captain is joining Inter Milan

Lionel Messi: Antonio Conte dismisses reports Barcelona captain is joining Inter Milan

- Lionel Messi, the Barcelona captain has been linked with a move to Inter Milan

- Antonio Conte has played down the reports claiming Inter can't sign Messi

- The Argentinan international has never played for any other club except Barcelona

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Antonio Conte who is the handler of Italian side Inter Milan has dismissed reports linking Barcelona captain Lionel Messi with a move to his club this summer.

There has been speculation linking Lionel Messi with a move to Inter Milan resulting in Barcelona fans now being scared of the possibility of losing their super man.

Recently, a photo of Lionel Messi was projected onto the Duomo di Milano in Milan which has fueled speculation of a move for the Argentine.

Lionel Messi's father has also bought a house in Milan, but Inter Milan gaffer Antonio Conte has distanced the club from reports of them being interested in the superstar.

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"I think both of those scenarios are pretty improbable!

"I am holding on tight to my players, as they are giving their all, I can guarantee that. It'd be easier to move the Duomo than to bring Messi to Inter,'' Antonio Conte explained.

Meanwhile, with one game left for them to play this season in the Italian Serie A, Inter Milan are currently occupying second position with Champions League football sure for them next term.

Lionel Messi: Conte dismisses possibility of the Argentine joining Inter Milan

Lionel Messi: Conte dismisses possibility of the Argentine joining Inter Milan. Photo Credit: Getty
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Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Antonio Conte, coach of Italian Serie A giants Inter Milan, explained that Nigerian winger Victor Moses is gradually finding his rhythm at the club.

This latest talk from Antonio Conte comes days after Inter Milan defeated Brescia in which Victor Moses was superb in the crucial encounter.

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Victor Moses won a penalty for Inter Milan in the encounter in which former Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez scored the kick for Antonio Conte's side.

Conte, who also coached Victor Moses during his reign at Premier League side Chelsea, has now stated that the Nigerian will soon pick up his best form for Inter Milan.

Moses hopes he does well in Inter Milan's next game against Bologna in the Italian Serie A game.

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