Neymar Jr becomes the first-person to applaud for Lionel Messi arrival to Paris Saint German after a shock exit from Barcelona.
In subject to is medical report done on the 34 years old Argentina forward on Tuesday, Messi had strongly hinted that PSG was a possible next destination during his emotional goodbye to his boyhood club on Monday- Barcelona.
Messi’s moves to PSG to reunite with his former team mate, Neymar whom they played and enjoyed good company together in Barca in year 2013-2017.
The duo played together in Barcelona for four years between 2013 and 2017, before the Brazilian decided to move to Paris in the most expensive transfer to date. At Barcelona, Messi and Neymar formed a formidable partnership alongside Luis Suarez, who has since moved to Atletico Madrid.
Neyamer shared a video of the times he enjoyed company with Messi in Barca on his Instagram account with this caption;
“Back together” in what was a clear show of excitement at Messi’s move to the French capital. Messi is a PSG player on their social media; Paris Saint German also shared a cryptic video that shows they had a done deal in signing Messi.
Ahead of an official announcement and unveiling by the club on Tuesday by the French giants, Messi signed a deal worth 4.4 billion per season. . Reports from BBC and Sky Sports indicate that Messi has signed a deal to stay at PSG until 2023, with the option to extend by a further year.
Now Neymar is reportedly interested to stay in PSG amid his heavy links to return to his former club, Barcelona. His contract with PSG gives him 3.8 billion a season after taxes and add-ons which is more less than Messi’s current deal.
Messi has already denied wearing on a jersey number 10 that his friend Neymar wears in PSG and instead he opts for jersey number 19 as his agents waits to sign him a two years deal with the Parisians before his full move can be concluded.