Goes Neymar because of Messi

PSG: Neymar allegedly put contract extension on hold because of Messi

Neymar is said to have put talks about a contract extension at Paris Saint-Germain on hold. The reason: The Brazilian is hoping to reunite with Lionel Messi at FC Barcelona.

Like the Catalan newspaper Era reports, Neymar expects La Pulga to extend its summer working paper at the Blaugrana after the season. Should this be the case, Neymar would be ready to return to his former employer, the paper continues.

At the end of March, Neymar's ex-advisor Andre Cury had already spoken about a possible reunion of the two South Americans. Barcelona's old and new President Joan Laporta could play an important role in this.

"Laporta is the only one who can bring them back together. Messi will not leave Barcelona. He has decided that his story will continue in Barcelona. I'm sure of that. Neymar will play with Messi again, but in Barcelona," Cury told im Conversation with the Argentine newspaper El literal.

Recently there has been constant speculation that Neymar and Messi would one day play together for a team. However, Messi's departure towards PSG seemed more realistic than a Neymar return to Spain.

Due to the precarious financial situation of FC Barcelona, ​​a deal with the former 222 million man is likely to be difficult. Neymar's current contract is valid until 2022.