A report in Le 10 Sport claims Neymar Snr. met with club officials on Friday in order to seal a one-year contract extension to ensure the Campeonato club maximises its return when the forward is ultimately sold. During the meeting, it is said Neymar’s father claimed the Brazil international will no longer consider offers from Real Madrid, Chelsea or Bayern Munich, declaring his future lies with the current Liga leaders.
Still on in-demand strikers, Atletico Madrid marksman Radamel Falcao may be destined for the Premier League, with Chelsea and Manchester City increasing their chase for the Colombia international.
The Daily Star insists the Blues have edged ahead of the English rivals, with negotiations between Chelsea and Atletico now at an advanced stage. The final deal – which has been over a year in the making according to some experts – will be worth somewhere in the region of £40 million all in. via – ESPN FC.