What could be the best for 25 years old footballer for whom two International clubs are fighting. Finally,Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) is paying whopping Rs 1,675 crore for Neymar. This is the amount much similar to sports budget of India.
Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior, more commonly known simply as Neymar, is all set to leave Barcelona FC in favor of Paris Saint-Germain (PSG). The free-spending French club will pay a whopping €222 million (Rs 1675 crore approximately), meeting the player’s buyout clause in full.
Barcelona FC has not given their consent yet and refusing to accept the payment from PSG on the ground of financial fair play but the amount of deal is final.
The deal will make 25-year-old Neymar the most expensive player in football history, some €122 million more expensive than the previous record holder, Manchester United’s Paul Pogba.
His five-year contract will also earn him an eye-watering €30m (Rs 226 crore approximately) per year after taxes.