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Video: Neymar Opens Up On Living In Messi’s Shadow At Barcelona

MIAMI, FL - JULY 29: Neymar #11 of Barcelona walks past Lionel Messi #10 of Barcelona during the International Champions Cup El Clásico match between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid at the Hard Rock Stadium on July 29, 2017 in Miami, FL. FC Barcelona won the match with a score of 3 to 2. FC Barcelona was the International Champions Cup winners. (Photo by Ira L. Black/Corbis via Getty Images)

While each individual attacker in recent years at Barcelona has been recognised for their unique ability, there is no doubt that Lionel Messi, has been, currently is and perhaps always will be the standard bearer for any striker who plays for the club.  And even a player as exceptionally talented as Neymar has had to move on in order to …

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Five Potential Candidates To Replace Neymar At Barcelona

It’s official. Paris Saint-Germain have sent shockwaves through world football by smashing the world record fee for Brazilian superstar Neymar. The Catalan club’s support must be stunned that they have lost Neymar, who will wear the number 10 jersey in Paris and earn a reported £520,000-a-week. However, Barcelona have to move on swiftly and try to benefit from the massive …

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Liverpool And Celtic Discover Champions League Playoff Opponents

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Liverpool and Celtic are a two-legged tie from returning to the Champions League group stages. The draw for the playoff round took place on Friday morning and despite the fact that both British sides were seeded, there were still a few potentially awkward opponents to be navigated past. Both sides were, however, seeded in the draw, which meant that that …

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Paris Saint-Germain Confirm The World Record Signing Of Neymar

Neymar Jr. is now officially a Paris Saint-Germain player and the holder of the world transfer record. The eye-watering €222m deal accelerated at pace on Thursday afternoon after it was confirmed by his previous club Barcelona that the Brazilian had bought himself out of his contract, clearing the way for his move to Ligue 1. While PSG had been expected …

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Done Deal: Neymar To Join PSG As Barcelona Confirm €222m Payment

MIAMI GARDENS, FL - JULY 29: Neymar #11 of Barcelona reacts in the second half against Real Madrid during their International Champions Cup 2017 match at Hard Rock Stadium on July 29, 2017 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

The final hurdle has been cleared – Barcelona have accepted that the player have activated Neymar’s release clause and have responded accordingly. The Catalan giants released a statement on Thursday evening confirming that the Brazilian’s representatives had been to the club’s offices and lodged the €222m payment in full, allowing the deal to proceed. FC Barcelona communiqué on Neymar Jr …

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LFP And La Liga Set To Go To War Over €220m Neymar Deal

MIAMI, FL - JULY 29: Neymar #11 of Barcelona after the International Champions Cup El Clásico match between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid at the Hard Rock Stadium on July 29, 2017 in Miami, FL. FC Barcelona won the match with a score of 3 to 2. FC Barcelona was the International Champions Cup winners. (Photo by Ira L. Black/Corbis via Getty Images)

Neymar’s world record move from Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain is facing one final awkward hurdle before completion. The French side have the finances in place to activate the forward’s astonishing €220m and lawyers representing both club and player headed to La Liga offices on Thursday morning in order to do just that. However, the Spanish league’s governing body flatly rejected …

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Here Are Liverpool & Celtic’s Potential Champions League Play-Off Opponents

After Wednesday night’s Champions League third qualifying round clashes, Celtic and Liverpool now know who they could come up against following Friday’s play-off draw.  Both the Scottish champions and last season’s fourth-placed side in the Premier League are seeded for the draw, however each club will go through a different route. The Hoops feature in the champions route, having won …

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