Neymar da Silva Santos RUMORS & NEWS

  • Neymar analysing offer from Manchester United

    The Express "NEYMAR is still considering a move to Manchester United, according to reports in Brazil. United have long been linked with the Barcelona star and his father confirmed in February there had been a £145million offer made last year. "Manchester United is the side that offered €190m [£145m] for..." May 21

  • Neymar Leak Reportedly Suspected from Within Barcelona

    Bleacher Report "Leaks about Neymar's private life could reportedly be coming from inside Barcelona and are potentially contributing to the Brazilian's recent downturn in form. Guillem Balague of Sky Sports recently reported Barca were "not fully unhappy" with media sources questioning Neymar's party lifestyle..." April 25

  • Manchester United ready to seal world-record Neymar transfer and quadruple his wages

    Metro "Manchester United are reportedly on alert as Barcelona prepare to allow Neymar a transfer away from the club. The Red Devils are long-time admirers of the Brazil forward, and have been in touch with his representatives to make it clear they are ready to pay his £144million release clause,..." April 23

  • Neymar Sale Prepared Amid Unhappy Team-Mate Rumours

    Bleacher Report "Barcelona are reportedly "preparing the way" in case they are forced to sell Neymar for financial reasons in the summer. According to Sky Sports' Spanish football expert Guillem Balague, Barca were "not fully unhappy" about a media campaign started this week that questioned Neymar's..." April 22

  • Barcelona's Neymar 'will not be sold' - director Jordi Mestre

    ESPN FC "Barcelona director Jordi Mestre says the club have not thought about selling Neymar this summer, amid renewed speculation about the Brazilian's future following the team's slump in form. Some of the local media explanations for a previously unstoppable Barca having picked up just one point from..." April 20

  • Brazil vow to fight Barcelona's order to limit Neymar to Olympics in summer

    ESPN FC "Brazil's football confederation has told Barcelona that it wants to have star striker Neymar available for both the Copa America Centenario in June and the Olympics in August. Earlier on Friday, Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu sent a letter to the CBF saying the club would release..." April 09

  • Source: Real Madrid will look to add Neymar

    SI "If Real Madrid is able to avoid its FIFA transfer ban until after this summer, look for the Spanish giant to make a serious run at landing Barcelona star Neymar during the next transfer window, a source close to the Real Madrid bosses says. According to a separate source close to Neymar, he and..." April 05

  • Barcelona will let Neymar play in Olympics but not in Copa America this summer

    The Comeback "Even though the summer is the offseason for European club soccer, there is still a packed schedule for fans as well as players. Whether it’s the Copa America Centenario, which will be played in the United States, Euro 2016 in France and the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, the concept of an..." April 03

  • Neymar set to sign new Barca deal until 2021

    Goal.com "The Brazil captain will become the second highest-paid player at the Camp Nou when he puts pen to paper, after reportedly coming to a pre-agreement with the club. Neymar is ready to put months of uncertainty behind him by signing a new contract that will extend his Barca stay to 2021, according..." February 23

  • Neymar will play for Brazil in Olympics… if Barcelona allow it

    Pro Soccer Talk "If Brazilian national team head coach Dunga has his way, Barcelona superstar Neymar will feature for his under-23 side at this summer’s Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. There’s just one problem with that — getting his way will require Dunga to convince Neymar’s employers to make the 24-year-old..." February 22

  • Neymar has $50 million worth of assets frozen in Brazil

    Pro Soccer Talk "A yacht, a plane and several properties. Those are among Neymar’s possessions which have been frozen by a court in Brazil, as the investigation into alleged tax fraud against the Brazil and Barcelona superstar continues. Neymar, 24, has always claimed his innocence regarding accusations of..." February 16

  • Manchester United blown away as rival club prepares to offer Neymar £580,000 a week

    The Express "Neymar, 24, has been trailed by United over the last few months. An offer for the ace was reportedly rejected by Barca before the January transfer window opened. Manchester City are also understood to have Neymar on their radar, with the idea of him playing under new boss Pep Guardiola at..." February 12

  • Manchester United target Neymar has transfer offer to quit Barcelona

    Metro "Neymar’s father has confirmed the Manchester United target has received a huge offer to leave Barcelona in the coming months. United have been strongly linked with the forward over the last six months with talks believed to have been held over a possible deal. And now Neymar snr, who works..." February 04

  • Barcelona star Neymar and father accused of "forging documents" and tax evasion by Brazilian prosecutors

    Daily Mirror "Brazilian prosecutors filed a formal complaint against Neymar and his father on Tuesday for tax evasion and providing false information. Two former presidents of Spanish club Barcelona, Alexandre Rosell Feliu and Josep Maria Bartomeu Floresta, were also accused by the Prosecution Service in..." February 03

  • Nike could hold key to Neymar contract renewal at Barcelona

    Goal.com "The future of Neymar at Barcelona could inadvertently lie in the hands of Nike. The Catalans’ deal with the sportswear manufacturer is pending an annual review, yet the club has frustrated the brand due to an inability to secure a sponsor for next season, which has prevented production of the..." January 27

  • Manchester United and City battle for Barcelona superstar

    Gazzetta World "Both Manchester City and United are hot on the trail of Barcelona’s hotshot Neymar and Tancredi Palmeri reveals the situation in a new Battle of Manchester. " January 23

  • Man Utd target Neymar holds secret transfer talks with club representative

    The Express "The 23-year-old is understood to have been tracked by United last summer and according to reports the club are willing to match his £140m buy-out clause. Spanish newspaper Mundo Deportivo claimed this month Louis van Gaal is willing to pull out all the stops to sign the Barcelona..." January 21

  • PSG plan Neymar swoop in the wake of Real Madrid transfer ban - reports

    Daily Mirror "Paris Saint-Germain have switched summer targets after their chances of signing Cristiano Ronaldo evaporated with Real Madrid's transfer ban. Or so claim L'Equipe, France's biggest-selling sports daily. The Parisians are set to lose star man Zlatan Ibrahimovic this summer, with his contract..." January 15

  • Barcelona star Neymar summoned to appear in fraud court case

    Sky Sports "Barcelona forward Neymar has been ordered to appear in a Spanish court next month as one of the defendants in a fraud case brought by Brazilian investment fund DIS. The firm alleges it was the victim when Barca signed the player, third in the latest Ballon d'Or poll, from Brazilian club..." January 13

  • Roberto Carlos in talks to rejoin Real Madrid, wants to bring Neymar along

    The Score "Real Madrid and Brazil legend Roberto Carlos has revealed he's in talks with the Spanish giant about a role within the backroom staff, where he would be reunited with former teammate Zinedine Zidane. Roberto Carlos is currently player-manager of Indian Super League outfit Delhi Dynamos, but..." January 12

  • Barcelona star Neymar will be first soccer player to get own Air Jordans

    CBS Sports "Neymar might model his hairstyle after NBA MVP Steph Curry, but his shoes are modeled after "His Airness." According to Sole Collector, Neymar will be getting his own Air Jordan shoe. The Jordan brand will release a Neymar edition Air Jordan 5 Low in the fall, according to the report. There..." January 05

  • Santos accuses Barcelona of withholding bonus money owed for Neymar transfer

    The Score "Santos is not happy with Barcelona over the financials of the deal that saw Brazilian megastar Neymar join the Catalan club. Again. In the latest squabble, the Brazilian club claims that Barcelona is refusing to pony up a €2-million bonus clause owed as a result of the attacker being named as..." December 24

  • Barcelona offers no timeline for Neymar's groin strain

    The Score "Barcelona's medical staff confirmed that Neymar is suffering from a minor groin strain Thursday, but no date has been given for the forward's potential return. News of the problem surfaced Tuesday, with the Brazilian forced to sit out the Champions League tie with Bayer Leverkusen on Wednesday...." December 10

  • Manchester United January bid for Neymar could reach £150m

    ESPN FC "Residing in the rumours that won't go away file, The Telegraph reports that Manchester United is preparing a new super-bid for the services of Barcelona's Neymar. And Louis van Gaal's club will be ready to move as soon as January. The desire for help on the front line will continue to ramp up..." December 09

  • Barcelona attacker Neymar ruled out of Champions League match after picking up thigh injury in training

    Daily Mail "Neymar has been ruled out of Barcelona's Champions League game against Bayer Leverkusen after picking up a slight thigh injury in training. The strain, which was confirmed on Barcelona's official Twitter page on Tuesday night, is also expected to keep the Brazilian out of La Liga action this..." December 09

  • Man United are preparing a stunning £350million double raid for Lionel Messi and Neymar, according to reports.

    Metro "Barcelona are struggling to hold onto the superstars as their huge wages are apparently crippling the La Liga giants. And the Sun says United are preparing a £350m bid to bring both of the stars to Old Trafford. The huge deal seems totally unlikely, but the paper adds that Barca’s wage bill..." December 03

  • Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez are not for sale... with Barcelona stars' buyout clauses totalling £452m

    Daily Mail "Not for sale: that's the message Barcelona-based daily Sport have for potential suitors of Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar. The front three, known as 'MSN' and arguably the greatest ever assembled, have buyout clauses of €250m (£177m), €200m (£141m) and €190m (£134m) respectively -..." December 02

  • Neymar rejects rumoured Real Madrid interest in favor of Barca stay

    ESPN FC "If Gianluigi Buffon is to be indulged and Lionel Messi really is an "alien," then Neymar must surely be the best human being currently playing the beautiful game. The Brazil captain earned another perfect 10 for his superb display in Barcelona's 4-0 win against Real Sociedad on Saturday, though..." November 30

  • Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Neymar revealed as the Ballon d'Or final three

    Daily Mirror "Barcelona duo Lionel Messi and Neymar will duke it out with Real Madrid man Cristiano Ronaldo for the Ballon d'Or as FIFA announced the final three-man shortlist. Former Manchester United star Ronaldo is gunning for his third consecutive award, after he pipped Messi to the prestigious prize in..." November 30

  • Manchester United put on alert as Neymar's father warns that superstar could quit Barcelona over tax issues

    Daily Mail "The father of Barcelona forward Neymar has said his son will leave Spain if he continues to have problems with the Spanish tax authorities. Neymar Snr, who is also his son’s manager, has already claimed Manchester United asked Barcelona about the 23-year-old in the summer and the Old Trafford..." November 18

  • Manchester United may need to table £500,000-a-week contract offer to seal Neymar transfer – report

    Metro "Manchester United will likely have to offer Neymar a salary in excess of £500,000-a-week if they wish to sign him, according to reports. Neymar’s future at the Nou Camp has been in doubt over the past few months, with the Brazilian superstar yet to put pen to paper on a contract..." October 29

  • Revealed: The incredible world record fee Manchester United offered Barcelona for Neymar

    The Express "MANCHESTER UNITED reportedly tabled a staggering £139million bid for Barcelona's Neymar in the summer. United chased the Brazil striker throughout the transfer window in a bid to add some star dust to their side. But Barcelona rejected their approach and have begun talks over a new deal with..." October 21

  • Neymar tells Barca fans: I will sign new contract

    Goal.com "The Brazil star has downplayed fears that he was interested in signing with Manchester United. Barcelona star Neymar has insisted that he will sign a new contract at Camp Nou amid interest from Manchester United. The Brazil international held talks with the Red Devils over the summer but has..." October 19

  • Could Barcelona star Neymar be banned for six months?

    CBS Sports "Barcelona knows a little bit about bans. A transfer ban till January has prevented the club from playing summer signings Arda Turan and Aleix Vidal. Could a ban for Neymar be next? According to O Globo out of Brazil, Santos, Neymar's former club, is asking for the player to be banned for six..." October 15

  • Is Barcelona superstar Neymar out of control or just an easy target?

    Sporting News "Legendary Argentine winger Orestes Corbatta was not known for his methodical preparation before a big game. An alcoholic, the star of the 1957 Copa America used to stagger in to the Racing Club dressing room stinking drunk just hours before kickoff. Club helper Tita Mattiussi's extra duty on those..." October 15

  • Manchester United promise to splash the cash, Neymar in Woodward's sights

    ESPN FC "Despite ploughing upwards of £250 million into the summer transfer market -- bringing in the likes of Memphis Depay, Anthony Martial and Morgan Schneiderlin -- Manchester United Executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward has promised fans that club will continue spending in future windows. Speaking at..." October 14

  • Neymar confirms desire to sign new deal at Barcelona

    Daily Mail "Neymar has confirmed he wants to renew his contract with Barcelona but insists there is no hurry on his part to put pen to paper. Speaking in the Spanish press the Brazil star, who returned to his club on Monday following the international break, spoke of his desire to sign an extension on his..." October 13

  • Agent urges Neymar to finish career at Real Madrid

    The Score "Neymar has been urged to make a move away from Barcelona that will undoubtedly be bad news for pigs in Spain. Following a Brazilian court's ruling to freeze Neymar's assets worth R$188.8 million (€42.5 million, $48 million), agent Wagner Ribeiro took to Instagram to give his client a few bits..." September 29

  • Neymar has €42.5 million in assets frozen after alleged tax evasion

    The Score "Neymar is the latest Barcelona phenom to be involved in a tax-related scandal. The Sao Paulo federal court in Brazil froze R$188.8 million (€42.5 million, $48 million) in assets belonging to Neymar, his family, and related businesses on Friday. The court alleges that Neymar evaded R$63 million..." September 26

  • Manchester United held talks with Neymar! Barcelona superstar reveals discussions over move

    Daily Mail "Barcelona superstar Neymar has revealed he held talks with Manchester United over a move to the Premier League this summer. The Brazil captain is widely regarded as one of the best players in the world, and was an integral part of Barcelona's treble-winning side last season. But, according..." September 25

  • Neymar court case moves closer for Barça presidents Bartomeu and Rosell

    The Guardian "The president of Barcelona, Josep Maria Bartomeu, must provide a written response to accusations of tax fraud allegedly committed in the signing of the Brazilian forward Neymar in 2013, after the public prosecutor decided that he has a case to answer. According to Catalunya Radio, the..." September 15

  • Neymar tells Manchester United he is open to joining from Barcelona

    The Guardian "Neymar is open to moving to Manchester United from Barcelona, though there is a recognition the transfer is unlikely to occur before the current window closes. United are attempting to land the Brazilian before 1 September but there is a long-term strategy to pursue him, with the club believing..." August 24

  • Barcelona forward Neymar ruled out for two weeks with mumps... despite having vaccine against the disease

    Daily Mail "Barcelona forward Neymar has been ruled out for two weeks after being diagnosed with mumps, a contagious viral infection, despite having a vaccine against the disease. The Champions League winners are preparing to face Sevilla in the UEFA Super Cup next Tuesday and will have make do without..." August 09

  • Neymar suspended for remainder of Copa America tournament

    ESPN FC "Brazil captain Neymar will miss the remainder of the Copa America after CONMEBOL increased his suspension to four matches, pending an appeal, on Friday. In addition to the ban, Neymar was given a $10,000 fine. The Copa America disciplinary board on Thursday originally dealt the Brazil No. 10..." June 20

  • Neymar agrees to Barca contract extension through 2020, says report

    ESPN FC "Neymar and Barcelona have verbally agreed to a contract extension worth €12 million net per year through 2020, Spanish newspaper Sport has reported. Signing the contract will be a mere formality, according to the report, which said only the stunning end to the Blaugrana season and the club's..." June 15

  • Barcelona official Jordi Cardoner hits out over Neymar case

    ESPN FC "Barcelona's vice-president of social affairs, Jordi Cardoner, has said he views the decision to hold a trial over the signing of Neymar as an attack on Catalonia. Spain's National Court announced on Wednesday that it had accepted the state prosecutor's request to open a trial against Barcelona,..." May 14

  • Neymar not planning on Premier League transfer like Alexis Sanchez

    ESPN FC "Barcelona forward Neymar has said he has no current plans to follow Alexis Sanchez to the Premier League. Neymar, 23, signed for Barcelona from Santos in 2013 and has formed an impressive understanding with Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez up front. The forward was in England at Emirates Stadium..." March 31

  • Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez have 'special relationship' at Barcelona

    ESPN FC "Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has said there is "no hint of jealousy" in the relationship between his club's all-star strike force of Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez. The three South Americans have been in excellent form in 2015, with Barca moving four points clear in the title race,..." March 27

  • Neymar transfer could be the most expensive deal in the history of football

    The Score "Neymar's move from Santos to Barcelona is reportedly set to become the most expensive transfer deal football has ever seen. The exact figure of the transfer, which took place ahead of the 2013-14 season, continues to rise as a result of a probe into the real cost of the controversial deal...." March 24

  • Barcelona to stand trial over tax fraud in Neymar transfer

    Pro Soccer Talk "Despite sitting atop the La Liga table and primed to advance to the quarterfinals of the Champions League, Barcelona could be in a bit of trouble. Today a Spanish judge ruled that the club, club president Josep Bartomeu and his predecessor Sandro Romell must stand trial in court over alleged..." March 14

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