Paris Saint-Germain superstar Neymar is alleged to have cried when he was finally told that a transfer back to former club Barcelona would not be possible this summer.
Neymar was that desperate to move back to Barcelona, he cried when the deal fell through 😢 https://t.co/oE6MoQZkFu
— SPORTbible (@sportbible) September 4, 2019
The saga, which proposed to undo the 2017 world record €222m move from Camp Nou to Paris, dragged on until the very end of the European transfer window. But when the deadline struck on 2 September, Neymar was still a PSG player.
The report further stated that Neymar reacted with frustration and anger that PSG did not get a deal completed with those around him saying they have never seen him so downcast.
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Earlier reports had surfaced which stated that Barca’s attempts at signing PSG winger Neymar broke down after Ousmane Dembele refused to move to Paris, with his representatives quoting ‘ludicrous’ amounts which neither PSG nor Barcelona were prepared to accept.