Neymar scores during electric debut with PSG

Aug 14, 2017

Neymar scores during electric debut with PSG

Declaring he was "more alive than ever," Neymar did not disappoint in his debut for Paris Saint-Germain. The world's most expensive player provided a pulsating evening's entertainment at the Stade du Roudourou on Sunday, with one goal and an assist, as PSG overcame strong resistance ...

Neymar debut delayed due to paperwork

Aug 11, 2017

Neymar debut delayed due to paperwork

It's been nearly a week since Neymar landed in Paris, and the world's most expensive player still can't play for his new club in the French League. Neymar's world-record €222 million ($262 million) transfer from Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain was completed last week, but ...

Neymar to miss French league opener because of paperwork issues

Aug 5, 2017

Neymar to miss French league opener because of paperwork issues

Paris Saint-Germain's new star player won't make his debut with the French league side against Amiens on Saturday because of paperwork issues. PSG confirmed Neymar would not play in the club's season opener against newly-promoted Amiens after the French football league did not receive the ...

Neymar says move not for money

Aug 5, 2017

Neymar says move not for money

Neymar opened a new extravagant chapter in soccer history Friday as the game's costliest player by fending off questions about his financial motivations as deftly as he repels opponents on the pitch. Paris Saint-Germain's €222 million ($262-million) recruit was sticking to the script at his ...

Spanish league rejects Neymar payment

Aug 3, 2017

Spanish league rejects Neymar payment

Neymar has made his first getaway attempt. The Spanish league said Thursday that representatives of Neymar tried unsuccessfully to pay the €222 million ($262 million) buyout clause that would release the Brazil star from his contract with Barcelona and clear his signing for Paris Saint-Germain. But ...

Neymar ready to leave Barcelona

Aug 2, 2017

Neymar ready to leave Barcelona

Neymar has told Barcelona that he plans to leave the club, with a blockbuster move to Paris Saint-Germain seemingly imminent. Barcelona responded Wednesday with a statement saying the Brazil striker's €222 million ($262 million) release clause must be paid in full, a scenario which until ...

Barca sweats over Neymar's future

Aug 2, 2017

Barca sweats over Neymar's future

Barcelona is worried, very worried, that Neymar might be headed to Paris-Saint Germain. The Brazil striker was expected to be at practice on Wednesday, but no one seems to know if he'll accept a world-record transfer or show up for training. Just in case, Barcelona ...

Neymar hits double for Barcelona

Jul 23, 2017

Neymar hits double for Barcelona

Neymar gave Barcelona fans a dazzling reminder of what they could be about to lose on Saturday, scoring twice as the Spanish giants defeated Juventus 2-1 in a preseason friendly. The 25-year-old Brazilian superstar is at the center of frenzied speculation linking him to a ...

Barca's players hoping for miracle

Mar 6, 2017

Barca's players hoping for miracle

Barcelona striker Neymar vowed his side will throw everything at Paris Saint-Germain in its bid to overturn a four-goal deficit in the Champions League last 16 this week. PSG fired a significant warning of intent throughout Europe with a 4-0 rout of Barca in the ...

Mar 19, 2016

Barca, Atletico set for CL showdown

Defending champion Barcelona will play Atletico Madrid in an all-Spanish quarterfinal in the Champions League. Barcelona aims to be the first team to retain the title since the format was created 24 years ago, and Atletico would be the third straight different winner from Spain. Real ...