Neymar da SIlva, father and agent of the Santos player of the same name, confirmed he is speaking with Barcelona and Real Madrid, who are competing the Brazilian striker, according ot the British paper Lance.
"I talked to them, but there is nothing confirmed. Neymar is focused on finishing the paulista tournament," said the player's father. The tournament will end this sunday between Santos and Corinthians.
Lance confirmed that Neymar da Silva met on Thursday with club director, Raul Sanllehi, who is in Brazil to accelerate the negotiations with the players, according to the local press.
According to lance, the meetings also included business magnates Andre Cury, Barcelona's representative in Brazil, and Marcos Malaquias, a man close to the club who was responsible for signing Keirrison and Henrique to the club.
This Thursday, the business man Delcir Sonda, who owns 40 percent of Neymar's rights, assured in a conversation with "RAC1`" that they must "change a lot of things" for Neymar to sign with Barcelona.
New rumors regarding the possible transaction have escalated this week as Raul Sanllehi traveled to Brazil and with rumors that the young player is ready to make the jump to Europe.
- Thanks to his fame as a soccer player, Neymar now does various commercials. Here he posed in funny costumes for the ice cream company. Photo: Reproduccion You Tube
- In this image he is dressed as the King of Rock, Elvis Presley. Photo: Reproduccion You Tube
- Here he appears like an alien though he looks like more of a Teletubbie. Photo: Reproduccion You Tube
- He also dressed like a tender lion. This is all part of Santos strategy to be able to pay Neymars 3 million Euro salary, with sponsors like this ice cream company. Photo: Reproduccion You Tube
- He also donned a fat suit to dress like a sumo wrestler. Photo: Reproduccion You Tube
- Despite being a little outdated, he also used a Rambo costume. Photo: Reproduccion You Tube
- Neymar, although he has a lot of talent on the field, uses his off hours to be a superhero. Photo: Reproduccion You Tube
- Who wouldnt put on a cow and butterfly costume for a 3 million euro salary? Photo: Reproduccion You Tube