Neymar to leave PSG? There are many speculations about the Brazilian’s next move after he failed to show up for PSG’s first day of pre-season training. In fact, there are rumors that he might go back to Barcelona.
PSG sporting director Leonardo told bookie pay per head operators that the team will accept an offer for Neymar if it is beneficial for everyone. In addition, he said that the team hasn’t received any offers yet. However, there are some unofficial talks with Barcelona.
PSG got Neymar from Barcelona for 222 million euros in August 2017. When asked if Neymar to leave PSG, Leonardo said all signs are clear. However, one might say one thing today and the opposite tomorrow.
Neymar to Leave PSG
Leonardo spoke to Neymar and his entourage. The player’s position is clear to everyone. However, one thing that is concrete is that Neymar still has three years in his contract. The team hasn’t received any offers and they can’t discuss anything about Neymar’s future.
In addition, Leonardo said that Neymar to leave PSG is possible. However, there’s no indicator that someone is going to buy him. Also, there are no talks about the price. PSG wants to rely on players who want to stay with the team. PSG doesn’t want players who feel they are doing the team a favor by staying.
Brazilian sports news media quoted the Neymar’s father as stating that the team was aware Neymar will miss the first day of training due to charity affairs. In addition, Neymar Sr said that his son will be back on July 15. PSG is adamant that Neymar’s absence is not authorized by the team.
According to bookie software, Neymar scored 34 goals in 37 matches for PSG. As a result, the team won back-to-back Ligue 1 titles. However, the player was involved in several disciplinary incidents. In fact, he will miss the next three European games for insulting officials.