Two years after moving to Paris Saint-Germain for a fee around $250 million USD, Neymar Jr. is reportedly on the verge of a shock return to Barcelona. According to reports from Spanish newspaper SPORT, the Brazilian footballer is set to resign for the club having agreed a five year contract.
Whilst nothing has been confirmed, the verbal agreement would see Neymar taking a huge paycut. The 27-year-old currently earns €36.8 million EUR (approx. $42 million USD) per season at PSG and is rumored to have agreed to earn €24 million EUR (approx. $27.3 million USD) to return to Barcelona. With the transfer yet to be finalized, Neymar is also reportedly open to moving to Real Madrid, although Barcelona is his preferred destination. Keep an eye out for more news about the sensational transfer in the coming weeks.
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