Messi's Barcelona napkin 'contract' sells for $A1.4m

Updated May 19 2024 - 10:21am, first published 10:16am
A Bonham's staffer holds up the Lionel Messi napkin 'contract' for auction at Bonham's in London. (EPA PHOTO)
A Bonham's staffer holds up the Lionel Messi napkin 'contract' for auction at Bonham's in London. (EPA PHOTO)

The napkin "contract" which secured Lionel Messi's move to Barcelona more than 20 years ago has been sold for STG762,000 ($A1.4 million) at auction in London.

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