According to French publication, Le Parisien, the Paris based side has reached an agreement to sign the Argentine superstar to a two years contract.
The full details of the deal is still sketchy as at the time of this Publication, but it is believed the two parties has come to an understanding.
The former Barca skipper was rumoured to have held a private farewell dinner in his Barcelona residence, although many news outlets are still reporting that the six time Balon D’Or winner is still in shock over the whole transfer dilemma.
Last season, Messi sent in a Burofax to FC Barcelona, demanding for an exit from the club. However, he decided to stay on after settling his beef with the management.
However, Barca’s financial constraints at the moment has dealt the club a big blow, forcing them to let go of their number one priced asset.
Everything is still up in smokes at the moment as fans continue to wait for Messi to speak to them and clear the air on his future.
Messi’s press conference will take place at 11:00am BST (6:00am ET) on Sunday, August 8 at the Camp Nou.