Barcelona to make offer to get Neymar on loan

first_img Indo-Asian News Service BarcelonaAugust 20, 2019UPDATED: August 20, 2019 09:47 IST Lionel Messi is reportedly keen on having Neymar back at Barcelona (Reuters Photo)HIGHLIGHTSBarcelona’s bid is to include a purchase option following the loan spellNeymar had made the transfer from Barcelona to PSG in 2017Barcelona loaned out Philippe Coutinho to Bayern MunichBarely two years after his controversial transfer, FC Barcelona intends to make a written offer to Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) to get Brazilian star Neymar Jr. back on a season-long loan.Neymar had made the transfer from Barcelona to PSG in 2017 on a five-year contract.And now, it is understood that Barcelona’s bid is to include a purchase option following the loan spell, which means no players on the Catalan side will be offered as a trade, reports Efe news.The La Liga champions plan to push for the return of Neymar to the Camp Nou, according to the main Catalan language private radio station RAC 1, which cited sources close to the negotiations.The source added that Barca’s move comes after the loan of Brazilian international Philippe Coutinho to Bayern Munich, a deal which includes an option to make the transfer permanent as well.It also cited a negotiating source within Barcelona who said that with such a written offer, Barcelona’s board will be confident it has a chance to seal the deal.The Catalan radio also said a meeting was held Monday at noon at Barcelona’s headquarters, which was attended by a number of board members, including president Josep Maria Bartomeu, as well as sporting director Eric Abidal and the club’s recruiter in Brazil, Andre Cury, who is a friend of Neymar’s family.Also Read | Premier League: Pogba misses penalty as Wolves hold Manchester United to 1-1 drawAlso See:For sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byAkshay Ramesh Tags :Follow NeymarFollow BarcelonaFollow LA LigaFollow Paris Saint-Germain Barcelona to make offer to get Neymar on loanFrench media reports have claimed that Barcelona’s interest is just to please Lionel Messi, who wants Neymar back at Camp Nou ahead of the upcoming season.advertisement Nextlast_img