Official: Neymar finally released by Barcelona
All the dilemmas are over, it is now official Neymar Junior is released by Barcelona.
Brazilian superstar Neymar Junior (25) who is heavily linked with a move to French giants Paris Saint-Germain is now officially released by Barcelona.
FC Barcelona communiqué on Neymar Jr https://t.co/G87wtAhVxe
— FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona) August 3, 2017
As his legal representatives made the payment of £198million (€222m) to the Catalan side today. He is now a free agent.
A statement from Barcelona’s official website read:
“On Thursday afternoon Neymar Jr’s legal representatives visited in person the Club’s offices and made the payment of 222 million euros in the player’s name with regards to the unilateral termination of the contract that united both parties. As such, the Club will pass on to UEFA the details of the above operation so that they can determine the disciplinary responsibilities that may arise from this case. “
So now it’s only matter of time before PSG announce the Brazilian Superstar as their latest signing.