PARIS – Neymar Jr landed in France for the first time as a Paris player at 11am on Friday morning at Bourget Airport. The 25-year-old Brazilian international star arrives from Barcelona for a world-record €222 million fee after activating his buyout clause on Thursday. The deal is a reported five-year deal.
Neymar will be officially presented on Friday afternoon at the Parc des Princes in a press conference in the company of Paris Saint-Germain Chairman and CEO Nasser Al-Khelaifi. The press conference will be broadcast live on PSG TV. He will wear No.10 as he becomes the 31st Brazilian player in a PSG uniform.
Written by Andrew Mitchell for Woodlawn Post