?Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar would have to take a massive wage deduction, roughly £27m per season, if he wishes to seal a return back to Barcelona.
Neymar famously left Barça to take the next step in his career back in 2017, joining PSG in a world record deal, but last summer saw the Brazilian heavily linked with a return to his former club after allegedly regretting his decision to leave.
While no deal ever materialised, talk of a reunion has continued to persist throughout the 2019/20 campaign. On the field, Neymar has managed 18 goals and ten assists in just 22 appearances this season for the Ligue 1 outfit – a strong return that has only added to the interest in his services.
Talk of a return never seems to be too far away, and ?Mundo Deportivo have provided another update on the forward’s situation. The Spanish outlet claim that Neymar is at a crossroads in his career, and he must now decide – money or happiness.
The report claims that once his move to ?Barça fell through last summer, he planned to try again at the end of the 2019/20 season, but the problem is that he would have to take a major wage cut should he wish to complete the switch.
Mundo Deportivo even claim that PSG are trying to persuade the 28-year-old to stay, and they are trying to do so by offering Neymar a raise. They have offered him a new deal that would see him earn roughly £45m per season – including