Piqué doesn’t think that Neymar future depend on money
Gerard Piqué is hoping that Neymar despite interest from Paris Saint-Germain at FC Barcelona. But the Spanish defender is aware that the Brazilian attacker decides where his future lies.
Piqué posted this past weekend a photo of himself and Neymar on social media with the caption “He stays”. The 25-year-old attacker this summer, strongly linked with a move to PSG, that the transferclausule of no less than 222 million euros in the contract of the Brazilian would want to pay.
“This photo was not official, it was just my personal opinion after a conversation I had with him, and my own intuition,” said Piqué on Tuesday at a press conference in the United States. FC Barcelona is preparing just as a PSG for the new season.
“The players who have a good relationship with Neymar have to speak with him. I have told him that his considerations are understandable.”
In Paris, can Neymar is the absolute star player of PSG, Barcelona is the attacker in the shadow of five fifa World player of the Year Lionel Messi.
“I don’t have the impression that the money is going,” says Piqué. “It comes to sporting opportunities. If Neymar to the Champions League don’t win, then he will not get the recognition that he deserves.”
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Also PSG coach Unai Emery gave Tuesday a press conference in the US. The Spaniard did not want to deeply elaborate on the alleged interest in Neymar.
“Of course we hope the best possible team to put together. But I only want to talk about the present and about the players currently at the club to play”, brushed Emery’s questions.
“Neymar is a great player. We are always interested in great players, but there is a lot of talk about him in the media.”