• Neymar transfer cost Barcelona more than €100m – Bartomeu

    Neymar transfer cost Barcelona more than €100m – Bartomeu

    Neymar’s transfer from Santos to Barcelona cost the Catalan club more than €100 million, Barca club president Josep Maria Bartomeu confirmed on Thursday.

    The 24-year-old Brazil star made a much-scrutinised move from the Brazilian club to the Blaugrana in the summer of 2013 for a then-reported fee of €57 million. However closer looks into the transaction have shown the price tag far exceeded that amount.

    Neymar and his father, Neymar Sr., have been the subject of lawsuits due to the opaque nature […]