Messi reacts to Valverde's dismissal: "Thanks for everything, mister"

The Barcelona captain has posted on social media

El ya ex entrenador del Barça Ernesto Valverde acudió a la Ciutat Esportiva a despedirse de la plantilla culé tras su destitución | EFE

Barcelona star Lionel Messi had some words of thanks for his now ex-manager, Ernesto Valverde, who has been replaced at Camp Nou by Quique Setien. 

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"Thanks for everything, mister," were Messi's first words on Instagram after Barça took the decision to change coach mid-season for the first time since 2003. 

"I'm sure you will do great wherever you go because, besides being a great professional, you're a magnificent person," he added. "I wish you a lot of luck and send you a big hug." 

Now, after more than two years working with Valverde, it's time to change 'chip' and get used to the methods which will be brought by Setien. 

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