Neymar can go away Paris Saint-Germain if the best supply is made however Barcelona has but to make a bid, says sporting director Leonardo.
PSG signaled the membership will take “appropriate action” towards Neymar after he didn’t report for coaching Monday.
Neymar’s father and agent then mentioned to Fox Sports activities the membership was made conscious he wouldn’t be returning to Paris for an additional week.
However the ahead seems to be nearing the Parc des Princes exit after Leonardo gave an explosive interview.
“Neymar can leave PSG, if there is an offer that suits everyone,” he informed Le Parisien.
“However so far, we have no idea if anybody desires to purchase him or at what value. All this isn’t performed in a day, that is for positive…
“PSG need to depend on gamers who need to keep and construct one thing huge. We don’t want gamers who would do the membership a favor by staying right here.
“I do not know a club that has won over time with a player stronger than them. For a club to move forward, it must have control over everything, including on its most important players.”
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Leonardo confirmed Neymar desires to go away PSG however denied the membership might have performed extra to maintain the star ahead completely satisfied.
“It does not only happen to PSG. There are similar cases in other clubs,” he mentioned, utilizing Paul Pogba’s state of affairs at Manchester United for instance. “We hear all over the place, in Manchester or elsewhere, that gamers need to go away their membership.
“It additionally occurs at PSG, it is regular. However why ought to it’s thought-about as a shame, as if the membership had didn’t persuade the participant to remain, as if it was at all times the membership’s fault?
“And within the case of Neymar, who’s late for the resumption of coaching, it’s going to nonetheless be the duty of the membership who has not managed this downside? No. If the participant arrives late, it is his fault. Afterwards, there are inside procedures and we are going to see how issues go.
“Gamers who don’t present up the day of the restoration, it occurs elsewhere than PSG. We’ve not obtained any presents. However we had, it is true, very superficial contacts.”
Barca president Josep Maria Bartomeu claimed this month there was “no case” for Neymar to return to Camp Nou two years after changing into the world’s most costly participant by becoming a member of PSG for about $249 million.
And Leonardo confirmed there have been preliminary talks between Barca and PSG over Neymar however recommended the LaLiga champions weren’t critically all in favour of signing the 27-year-old.
“They said they wanted to buy but we were not sellers,” Leonardo added. “He [Bartomeu] is the one saying it… However we didn’t see that Barcelona was actually in a purchaser place.
“It’s a must to discuss and negotiate, that is all… There isn’t any plan ‘with Neymar’ and one other ‘with out Neymar’. The fact is that he has a contract with PSG. In the present day, there is no such thing as a proposal.”
Neymar was in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday to observe Brazil win the Copa America by beating Peru 3-1 within the last, the ahead having been dominated out of the event by an ankle harm.