The president of Mediapro, the company that will broadcast Ligue 1 matches from next season, claims that it is impossible to transfer Neymar to Barcelona. ?As the Catalan club will not be able to afford his purchase after the financial damages has caused the crisis.
The 28-year-old has been speculated about a return to the La Liga giants during the summer transfer window. Three years after leaving to move to Paris Saint-Germain for 222 million euros.
Neymar was said to want such a transfer even last summer. But the two clubs failed to reach an agreement and the Brazilian remained at Parc des Princes.
However, his hopes of returning to the Camp Nou have not dashed. And he hopes he will be able to fulfill his wish this summer. When Barcelona hope to convince PSG with a lower bid.
Former Barcelona vice-president Emili Rousaud has revealed that Barcelona are hoping to sign Neymar this summer. After believing that player prices will fall after the crisis, but this opinion is not shared by Jaume Roures, president of Mediapro.
“The club no longer has the financial capacity to spend and I don’t know how much Neymar costs. It is now impossible. “Roures said in an interview with AFP.
“The crisis will affect television rights in one way or another. Also, spending hundreds of millions of euros on the transfer of a player will end. This is because the clubs will not have enough budget and the banks will not lend them money as easily as before “.