Recent sources claim that Chelsea have been surprisingly handed the opportunity to acquire Neymar from Paris Saint-Germain before tomorrow evening’s transfer deadline.
The Blues, led by American billionaire Todd Boehly, are searching for a new striker after letting Romelu Lukaku and Timo Werner to re-join their former clubs earlier in the year. Although they have their eyes on Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, a deal with Barcelona has not yet been reached.
The Londoners are aware that they are in a tight window of opportunity and need to move fast to bolster their struggling attacking front line.
According to the Daily Mail, Paris Saint-hierarchy Germain’s are willing to offload either Lionel Messi or Neymar and have offered the latter to their English rivals in order to comply with financial fair play (FFP) regulations, though they are still believed to be working to bring Aubameyang back to London.
Neymar, 30, reportedly earns a mind-blowing £37 million per year (gross) in Paris, which works out to a staggering £ 711,000 per week. Given that there are less than 24 hours left in the transfer window, it should go without saying that finding a player of Neymar’s caliber will be extremely difficult, According to ESPN
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