Neymar returns to Barcelona at the end of an air track game
Brazilian star Neymar Jr., during an advertising tour in Shanghai, July 31, 2017
But where is Neymar going? The Brazilian striker of FC Barcelona, returning from China, returned to Barcelona on Tuesday, while media believed him en route to Qatar or France, without deciding on a possible transfer to Paris Saint-Germain.
The big mover of the transfer market has remained silent on its immediate future, as since the beginning of the soap which saw several media announce an impending transfer to Paris SG, which would be ready to settle the 222 million euros of its clause of Transfer to the Catalan club.
Mutic on the soap opera of which he is the hero, Neymar has expressed itself on the social networks, obviously to have fun of the speculations concerning him, posting several photos and videos in a funny and musical mode, in the company of some friends . A game of tracks for the attention of journalists, football fans and about 79 million subscribers from his Instagram account.
He first broadcast a video of him attached with his relatives and displaying the geolocation “Dubai, UAE” (United Arab Emirates). This film of a few seconds was undoubtedly shot in the first class lounge of the airport of Dubai, in view of the furniture and the decoration.
– Training Wednesday –
On another video, we see the player moving in the company of one of his friends who starts singing: “I go home!” Neymar also chanted and then exclaimed: “He’s gone, Brazil!” And bursts out laughing.
Another video, shot on an Emirates Airlines plane, shows the player with, virtually displayed on him, the symbols of a Spanish plane and a Spanish flag. All movies come with filters from Snapchat.
Neymar finally landed in Barcelona at 8:55 pm GMT but took a secret exit to avoid dozens of journalists and some supporters, some wearing the PSG jersey, who were waiting for him at the airport.
A video shot by a passenger and broadcast by Catalan television TV3 shows Neymar in the area reserved for crews, earphones on the ears and avoiding to respond to fans asking if he stays at FC Barcelona.
“The FCB and the entourage of Neymar confirm that the player … trains tomorrow (Wednesday) and resumes a normal life until everything is concluded,” tweeted Marcelo Bechler, the Brazilian journalist who First spoke of an “agreement” between “Ney” and the PSG, on July 18.
Barca takeover after their pre-season US tour crowned by a Real Madrid victory (3-2) Saturday in Miami, is set at 9:30 local time. “Neymar and all the players are summoned to the training,” said a source to the Catalan club.
The next game of Barça is scheduled next Monday with the Trophy Joan Gamper, against the Brazilian club of Chapecoense decimated in a plane crash last November. The first official match will be held on August 13 against the Real for the go of the Supercup of Spain.
– Frozen premium –
Media reported that the player could go to Doha to take his medical visit for transfer to the PSG, a club owned by a Qatari sovereign wealth fund.
However, due to the severance of diplomatic relations between Qatar and the United Arab Emirates recently, it was highly unlikely that Neymar would go directly to Doha from Dubai. And even impossible that he goes there with the companion Emirates because of the diplomatic situation.
Other media had assured that the player, starting from China, would go to Paris without going through Barcelona.
On Tuesday, the Catalan club also confirmed to have blocked the payment of a premium of 26 million euros to Neymar. “These 26 million euros have been deposited with a notary while waiting to know if the player remains,” a source told AFP.
This bonus had been negotiated a year ago when the player, already approached by the PSG, had renewed his contract with the Blaugranas until 2021. This contract included an extension bonus for Neymar at the end of the first year and An increase of its disposal clause from 200 to 222 million euros.