He penned down a two year deal and an option to extend with two years and will receive a salary of €35 Million ( R602 million ) per season.
He becomes the fourth player to be signed on a free agent after the arrival of Sergio Ramos, Georginho Wjnaldum and Gianluogi Donnarumma ahead of fhe 2021/2022 season campaign.
Messi made 778 appearances and managed to score 672 goals and 305 assist and became the Catalans all time topgoalscore.
The 34 year old will be vital for the Ligue 1 champions and also believe that he can deliver Uefa Champions League victory this season.
He will reunite with Brazillian forward Neymar Junior who excelled at Barcelona were they got dominant along with Atletico Madrid forward Luis Suarez.
The Ligue 1 will resume in upcoming week as they want to return to title holders after Lillie snathc the tittle last season.
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