Lionel Messi’s father says no deal agreed with a future club

Argentine soccer player Lionel Messi poses after he was presented the award for sportsperson of the year at the Laureus Sports Awards ceremony on Monday in Paris. (AP Photo/Lewis Joly)

PARIS — With speculation over Lionel Messi’s potential next destination turning into a frenzy his father intervened Tuesday to say no deal has been agreed over a move to Saudi Arabia or return to Barcelona.