“Emirates has a sponsorship contract with the French football club PSG until 2019″, said a spokesman for the airline. “Have they decided, in a way to settle scores, to take the maximum amount of time allowed [to submit the paperwork]?” asked L’Equipe, the French daily sports newspaper. It’s understood however, that Mbappe is set to earn £200,000-a-week at the Parc des Prices taking his yearly earnings to almost £11M.
The addition of law enforcement by the administration was suggested after Neymar was presented to the PSG fan.
Angel di Maria is being touted as the man to replace Neymar as Barcelona assess their options in light of the Brazilian’s move to Paris Saint-Germain.
It was reported Neymar Sr held up the deal in order to trigger a loyalty payment that would be owed after July 31, as part of the new contract the player signed with the Catalans last October.
Following four successive Ligue 1 title victories, PSG were left with a bitter taste following Monaco’s success a year ago, and boss Unai Emery has been backed with a staggeringly large transfer budget to wrestle the crown back.
Playing alongside Messi, Neymar, you think would relish in the opportunity.
There are a few other nuggets of information proving Neymar is a case apart. Whether the motives for this mammoth move were money, a new challenge or to become the best player in the world is up for debate, but one thing is undeniable and that is his pure world-class talent. With competition for place up front at PSG, there are as many as seven star players competing for three positions.
For PSG, this transfer is all about posturing on the global stage. And one of the biggest clubs in the world, Barcelona, are interested in signing him this summer.
In 2011 he was PSG manager, only for the club’s Qatari owners to sack him when the team was top – yes, top – of the table. But, should they lose Lanzini, the Hammers will turn to Brentford playmaker Jota, who is also wanted by newly promoted Newcastle.