Milan Vice-President Adriano Galliani has admitted that it will be impossible to tempt Lionel Messi away from Barcelona.
The Rossoneri official rates the Argentine as one of the best the game has ever seen, but Galliani has ruled out a future move to San Siro.
“I spoke to Messi and he told me that he wants to end his career at Barcelona,” the former Lega Calcio chief told RAC1.
“I would give everything to sign him, but Messi feels happy and secure at his present club.”
Messi, who has won the last three Golden Balls, joined Barcelona as a kid in 2000. He’s still just 24-years-old.
Messi scored twice against the Rossoneri on Tuesday as Barca beat the Italians 3-1 to reach the last four of the Champions League.