Barcelona chief Josep Maria Bartomeu has further hinted that Lionel Messi will see out his career at the Nou Camp.

Bartomeu believes that Messi could yet pen another deal with the Blaugrana, despite having over three years to run on his current contract.

Messi struck his 546th Barca goal in midweek, and his first against Chelsea at the ninth attempt, to equalise against the Blues in their Champions League last-16 first leg at Stamford Bridge.

"We are a club that bets on good football," said Bartomeu to Bloomberg. "We have a unique style of play and Messi is the best player in the world, our key player.