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Barcelona could sign Neymar on loan after £108m Antoine Griezmann deal

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BARCELONA are considering signing want away PSG superstar Neymar on loan with an obligation to buy, after shelling out £108million on Antoine Griezmann, according to reports in Spain.

Neymar is expected to leave PSG this summer after telling the French champions that he wants to leave the club.

After controversially failing to report back for pre-season training with the Parisians, Neymar gave an interview with American site OhMyGoal, and told them that his favourite memory in football was when he engineered Barcelona’s 6-1 comeback win over PSG.

After returning, he apparently engaged in showdown talks with PSG chiefs, who tried to convince him to stay.

However, after reaffirming his desire to leave, the French side were left with no choice but to start exploring opportunities for him to go.

It is understood Barcelona are his primary choice, with the Brazilian keen to find a way to return to his former club.

However, after the Catalan giants signed Griezmann for more than £100m, it w…

Barcelona to open talks with Manchester United for Defender

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With Matthijs de Ligt almost certainly heading to Juventus, Barcelona's search for a new centre-back has taken a surprising turn -- to Manchester, of all places.

According to Mundo Deportivo, the Spanish champions are interested in oft criticised United centre-back Victor Lindelof.

The Sweden international endured a difficult start to life at Old Trafford after his €35 million move from Benfica in 2017, but he is slowly beginning to find his feet in the Premier League.

Can Barcelona convince Ole Gunnar Solskjaer & Co. to cash in on Lindelof now to fund yet another rebuild of United's squad? The Spanish outlet says Barca are hoping to open talks this week.

From Brazil: Neymar’s transfer to Barcelona could be agreed tomorrow

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Neymar’s return to Barcelona could be agreed tomorrow, according to reports from the Brazilian press on Monday.

Reporter Marcelo Bechler, from Esporte Interativo, claims that the player’s father, along with his lawyer, will be meeting Barcelona official André Cury in the Catalan capital on Tuesday.

Bechler claims there’s ‘some big confidence’ from all parties involved that the deal can be found on the same day. He calls it ‘D Day’.

He adds that despite some rumours saying Ousmane Dembélé and Philippe Coutinho could be included in a deal with Paris Saint Germain, the players have not been sought by the French side and should not be part of the agreement. No further details on fees are revealed.

The news comes with great buzz because Marcelo Bechler is the one who broke the final details of Neymar’s transfer to PSG two seasons ago. This time, Esporte Interativo only explained it with a tweet and a 38 second video. But more should certainly come this week.
Esporte Interativo @Esp_Interativ…