The future of the Brazilian points to different versions in the Spanish and French press, while the player has given an official statement
One of the most painful moments in Neymar’s career is the defeat against him Bayern Munich on the Champions League Final 2020 Exactly 227 days ago and this Wednesday Paris Saint-Germain will once again face the German club, in another ‘final’ of the European competition.
If all the pressure was not enough to write a new story against the Bavarians, now in the quarterfinals, the Brazilian comes to the confrontation with the weight of criticism for his expulsion against Lille last Saturday, in the dispute for the leadership of the French Championship.
“People don’t understand how obsessed I am with winning,” can be read from a tattoo on the attacker’s right leg.
The classification of the PSG to the decisive rounds of the Champions comes amid rumors in the European press that Neymar he has slowed down his renewal with the Parisian club.
According to information from the Catalan newspaper Now, the forward, who has a contract until June 30, 2022 with the Paris Saint Germain, He decided to interrupt his renewal negotiations with the French squad to ‘offer himself’ to Barcelona.
Two weeks ago, André Cury, businessman and former talent of the Catalan club, close to Neymar, surprised when he said in an interview in Argentina that the forward and Messi they would play together again, ‘but not in the PSG, but at Barça ‘.
Declaration of Cury It was not commented on at the Camp Nou, but months before, during the electoral campaign, Joan Laporta He did not close any door for the Brazilian to return and meet with Messi.
The information from the Spanish newspaper, which has not been confirmed to ESPN for the club, note that Neymar I was confident that Messi arrived in France when the Argentine’s relationship with Barcelona seemed strained, especially at the end of last season.
However, in recent months there has been a change in attitude in the Argentine, in the line of being more inclined to expand his relationship with the Catalan squad, and that would have caused the Brazilian to rethink his future and want to return to Spain , which would have made it clear to Laporta through people he trusts, that Neymar has the will to adapt to the club’s financial situation and reduce his salary.
However, in France, the scenario that is being drawn is completely different. According to French television Telefoot, Neymar is finalizing a new contract with him PSG until the 2026 season, as the current one ends in mid-2022.