‘Messi Is The Ultimate No. 10’ – Coutinho Shuts Down Potential Jersey Number Controversy

Brazilian forward Philippe Coutinho has dismissed any potential controversy surrounding his jersey number at nee club Barcelona.

Coutinho wore the No. 10 jersey at Liverpool but that jersey number is what Barcelona legend Lionel Messi wears at the club.

When asked about the subject via Daily Mail, Coutinho said: “No! No! No!

“There is only one No 10 at Barcelona [Messi]. He is the best player in the world, the ultimate No. 10.”

Coutinho is expected to complete his club record move to the Nou Camp in the next hour.