Neymar Pens New ‘Expensive’ Barca Deal
Neymar has signed a new contract at Barcelona after weeks of speculation concerning his future.
The deal, announced on Friday by the club, will keep the Brazil forward at Camp Nou until June 2021, with his buyout
clause rising in increments for the next three seasons.
In the first year of the contract it will stand at €200 million, before increasing to €222 million in the second season
and peaking at €250 million in the final three years of the contract.
Neymar has formed a formidable front three for Barcelona with Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi.
The South American trio led Barcelona to the domestic double last season, one year after they won the Champions League,
La Liga, Copa del Rey treble.
Neymar has scored 85 goals in 141 matches for Barcelona and will be heading to Rio to represent Brazil in the Olympic
Games before joining up with his team-mates to prepare for next season.