"In the Barça the subject is not contemplated today and there are those who see it an alibi before going to Madrid".
'I don't discount them - and they would do well not to discount themselves either'. They might actually have inadvertently helped Barcelona solve a power problem in the dressing room, but who was to know this when they were bloodying Barcelona's nose in the summer.
If only Unai Emery and his players had regularly faced tougher opponents in Ligue 1, they could be better prepared for the Madrid storm.
He's said to miss his former team-mates and wants to be reunited.
The Madrid-based newspaper AS reports that Neymar's father has met with Real Madrid, who are reporttedly ready to pay 400 million euros to sign the striker. Asking Emery to manage the crybabies that PSG have acquired was wrong.
It's suggested he's desperate for a move to the Bernabeu.
Barcelona midfielder, Ivan Rakitic, has said that the door is always open if Neymar decides to return to the club.
Draxler came off the bench for the final 14 minutes but was unable to alter the final outcome
It was quite evident that Neymar wanted to escape Lionel Messi's shadow to make an even bigger name for himself, and thus, traded the sure-shot chance to win major trophies for a possibility to win his first Ballon d'Or. Nevertheless, the signing of Neymar would cost the same as the much-awaited, long-promised revamp of the LaLiga giants' stadium, the Santiago Bernabéu.
Will the reunion happen in 2019?
"The problem is, they are not open to sell right now anyway".
Neymar in his debut season at PSG in all competitions played 30 matches.
Barca coach, Ernesto Valverde, called the rumours "fantasy" on Friday, but Rakitic was more welcoming to the idea. Surely not is my view. It won't be easy at all.
The results were pretty emphatic.
Paris Saint-Germain's Brazilian forward Neymar smiles during the French L1 football match Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) vs Toulouse FC (TFC) at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris on 20 August 2017.
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