"According to Spanish Newspaper super star Lionel Messi has offered to give up his heroic No. 10 number to Barcelona new signing Arda Turan. Sports report claims that, at the team’s presentation this week, Turan, who can’t play for Barcelona till January due to the club transfer ban, said Messi offered him the number."
“When I got into the Turkish national team, I was wearing the number 14 because my father is a fan of Johan Cruyff, but my shirt number is not too important to me. I will decide in January,” Turan said.
“Messi told me, ‘If you want the 10, it’s yours,’” Turan said.