Still confined to Brazil, Neymar is said to have told relatives that he wants to join FC Barcelona this summer.
In addition to the Miralem Pjanic and Lautaro Martinez cases, which seem to be on the right track, Barça could well conclude the return of Neymar this summer. Brazilian media UOL Esporte believes in it, citing members of the player’s entourage as saying that the player would be ready to return to the Catalan club. One year after the unsuccessful soap opera of summer 2019.
While discussions between PSG and Barça are to this day stalled, the star auriverde would be more than ever willing to leave the French capital. For a “reasonable” amount, understands the Brazilian publication, which evokes a sum of 170 million euros to allow the Blaugranas to buy the last two years of Parisian contract of the phenomenon.
Resumption of imminent dialogue?
According to UOL Esporte, the relaunch of negotiations is scheduled for next week, under the aegis of former manager of the Barça gold industry, Andre Cury, who has remained very close to Neymar Senior. In need of liquidity, FC Barcelona are preparing to put two of its elements in the balance: Ousmane Dembélé and Philippe Coutinho. Nothing very new in short.
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