At P.S.G., he would be the undisputed star attraction, the Messi of Paris with all the pressure and expectation and riches that implies.
This means that if a club like PSG wanted to buy Neymar, it could force Barcelona’s hand by meeting the release clause.
The player himself insists he is happy at the Catalan club and debunked exit reports.
Neymar was a FIFA Ballon d’Or finalist in 2015, finishing third behind Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
“I can only say that Mahrez is an interesting player”, Di Francesco said of the Algerian”. But there’s now momentum for the Red Devils to offer him a new deal that would allow for a return to Old Trafford when he’s fully rehabbed his injury by early 2018.
Sanchez will surely be attracted to the prospect of playing for PSG in Ligue 1 and the Champions League.
Brazilian journalist Marcelo Bechler, who works for Esporte Interactivo, suggested on Tuesday that Neymar had agreed personal terms with PSG. Neymar’s playmaking abilities, in particular, came to the fore as he was actively involved in most attacking moves in Luis Enrique’s side.
Additionally, French newspaper L’Equipe report PSG’s Qatari owners are so keen to bring Neymar to the French capital, that they would pay a weekly salary of 500,000 euros a week. While United hasn’t been a serious challenger for the EPL title since Sir Alex Ferguson departed, the signing of Lukaku this summer and Paul Pogba last summer have provided the club with some bragging rights and some hope.
The spending power in world soccer, especially this summer, has dramatically changed the game on the transfer market.
United are one of the richest clubs in the world, but they have not won the Premier League since 2013. “I am going to keep going out and I don’t see anything wrong with that”.
Since Neymar’s move to Spain, his father has been recommending Brazilian players and earning a commission on the same.
Where will it all end?
Could the latest Neymar rumours simply be the result of Chinese whispers and an ongoing feud between two of Europe’s richest clubs?
The Brazilian has scored 68 La Liga goals across the last four years.
He is still happy here, he added. Spurs are in fact interested in him as the top target to replace Kyle Walker, freshly bought by Manchester City.