Transfer news and rumours LIVE: Messi's transfer fee set for massive cut
Suarez has all but agreed to personal terms with the Serie A champions and Juve are hopeful of getting a deal done byoffering Barca a long-term sweetner rather than any upfront fee.
The attacker could be cut loose for a relatively small sum
Sources close to the situation claim a significant compromise will likely be reached over the Argentine's asking price with Barca currently demandinghis full€700 million(£621m/$830m) release be paid.
Manchester City have been strongly linked with a move for Messi with details of his potential contract at the Etihad recently being reported.
After impressing on loan with the club last season, Smalling is wanted back in Rome with the Serie A side confident they can secure the defender's return.
Tonali has emerged as one ofItaly's top prospects, with the midfielder often seeing himself compared to Azzurri legend Andrea Pirlo.
For his part, Pirlo did not play down the hype and insteadsaid the 20-year-old is"much more complete" than he wasas a player.
"My son won't stay."
Lionel Messi's push to depart Camp Nou saw his father and brother Rodrigo hold a90-minute long meeting with Bartomeu on Wednesday afternoon with negotiations expected to continue over the coming days.
Source : goal.com
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