It has been revealed that Lionel Messi’s Jersey has already sold out on PSG’s online store just moments after the deal that would send the player to Paris was finalized.
The player, along with his family, arrived at Paris on tuesday to seal the deal.
PSG released the official unveiling video, at around 21:15 GMT, which was around the time Messi had just gotten to Parc des Princes to try on his PSG kits.
He will be sporting the number 30, the number he wore first at Barcelona, allowing Neymar to keep the number 10.
According to Jonas Adnan Giaever, Messi’s new jersey was sold out on PSG’s official online store by 21:45, impressively just a thirty minutes after he had signed the deal
“I’m looking forward to starting a new chapter in my career in Paris,” were Messi’s first words after officially joining PSG.
“The club and its vision are a perfect match for my ambitions. I’m determined to build something great for the club and the fans. I can’t wait to step onto the pitch at the Parc des Princes.”