The possibility of Neymar leaving Paris Saint-Germain for Saudi Arabia is growing.
French media ‘RMC Sport’ said on the 13th 스포츠토토 (Korean time), “We are now entering a decisive time to decide Neymar’s future.”
Neymar recently announced that he is leaving Paris Saint-Germain. After digesting all the Asian tours and returning, he shook Paris Saint-Germain with a surprise statement. Angered, Paris Saint-Germain prepared to break up with Neymar.
Neymar was excluded from the official French Ligue 1 profile shooting schedule ahead of the start of the 2023-24 season. Following this, coach Luis Enrique and general manager Luis Campos decided to remove Neymar from their squad. In fact, Neymar missed Lorient in the first round. Enrique plans to lead Paris Saint-Germain without Neymar.
Neymar’s likely destination is Saudi Arabia. The most desired destination is Barcelona, his parents, but the financial situation is not easy. The only place that can afford Neymar’s high transfer fee and annual salary is Saudi Arabia, which is shaking the European soccer world with oil money.
Among them, Al-Hilal is the most active. Al-Hilal is the most prestigious club with 18 championships in the Saudi Arabia League. This summer, Kalidou Koulibaly, Sergei Milinkovic-Savic, Ruben Neves, and Malcolm were recruited and made a wide move. Although it failed, he also tried to recruit Kylian Mbappe and Lionel Messi (Inter Miami).
Neymar is also promised an astronomical amount. It is known that the transfer fee alone will exceed 100 million euros (approximately 145.8 billion won). Neymar was initially not in favor of a move to Saudi Arabia, but there are reasons for things to change. Because Al-Hilal can provide a plan to play for Barcelona.
Neymar is reluctant to leave for the Middle East right away. He seems to agree to go back to Barcelona and play for a year instead. Neymar wants to win the Copa America next year. For this, he wants to play in Europe until this season. Al-Hilal is discussing signing Neymar and sending him on a one-year loan to Barcelona.
Spanish media ‘Sport’ said, “One of the intermediaries leading the complex negotiations is Finney Zahavi. Zahavi met with Barcelona president Joan Laporta and Saudi Arabia’s professional football federation president in May,” adding, “Neymar, Al Hilal. , Barcelona are in touch with both the parties to the tangled negotiations and the Barcelona side, which is why the rental option is open.”
“It is impossible for Barcelona to sign Neymar through direct negotiations with Paris Saint-Germain. Therefore, working with Al-Hilal is important,” he said. added.