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The Argentine striker “Barcelona” Lionel Messi made contact with the Brazilian striker “Paris Saint-Germain” Neymar to discuss the possible return of the latter to the Catalan club. It is reported by Marca.
32-year-old Messi took advantage of friendly relations with him and tried to influence the choice of the Brazilian in matters of career. The player claims not only Barcelona but also real Madrid. Butter are going to catch Neymar, the Catalans and, according to Sport.es willing to pay Brazilian striker 40 million euros per season.
That Madrid have joined the fight for the player, it became known on August 2. Later the information appeared that Barcelona turned to Neymar with a request not to accept the offer from real Madrid. At the same time, as reported by Marca, Barcelona, expects to acquire Neymar through the exchange of players and is not going to pay PSG money compensation for the transfer.
Last season, Neymar scored 23 goals in 28 appearances for the French club. He defends the colors of PSG in 2017 and joined the team for a record for world football EUR 222 million.
For Barcelona Neymar played from 2013 to 2017. In the blue-pomegranate, he won nine trophies. Neymar was twice champion of Spain, won the Champions League and the UEFA super Cup.
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