The Brazilian star is set to receive a massive pay-rise at PSG and several other perks.
Neymar to PSG is a done deal, various sources in Paris have reported. Should the Neymar to PSG deal go through the 25-year-old is set to make a never seen before deal with the Parc des Princes club.
Paris Saint-Germain are set to break the transfer record by more than two-folds. The Paris club is ready to pay out the release clause of 222 million euros for the Barcelona star.
At €222 million, Neymar to PSG will be the costliest deal in the history of Football breaking the previous biggest transfer deal of Paul Pogba from Juventus to Manchester United of €105 million.
The deal offered to Neymar
Neymar appears closer than ever to leaving Barcelona for Paris Saint-Germain, and the Brazil attacker stands to benefit greatly from the transfer. Not only the transfer fee involved is a record-breaking one, the contract offered to Neymar is as wonderful.
It is widely reported in the Spanish and French media that Neymar will receive a 30 million euros per year for putting on the PSG shirt. This deal is worth thrice more than his current deal at Barcelona.
However, 15% of his earnings will go to his father.
Also, Neymar will receive an upfront signing amount of 40 million euros, if and Neymar to PSG is completed.
And above all this, Neymar will be having a share in the income from hotels owned by the PSG board. The Brazilian will also have a private jet for him to return to Brazil whenever he wishes.
The entire Neymar to PSG deal is record-breaking in many senses. It is not very difficult to see how important the Paris Saint-Germain board consider Neymar. PSG will pay huge transfer money and will be paying huge wages, for a player who is not only highly talented but also highly marketable.
PSG were knocked out in the Round of 16 of the UCL, all thanks to Neymar’s incredible performance in the 2nd leg. They also finished 2nd in the Ligue 1 behind AS Monaco. They will be looking at Neymar to be the talisman they were lacking last time around.
According to Forbes, the Brazilian is the 18th highest-paid sports star in the world with £11.54m earned from his salary and £17m from endorsements alone. The board will be looking to market Neymar for PSG because when they sign a player of such a high calibre and popularity, the popularity of the club, and also the commercial interest in the club is going to rise.
This deal looks very expensive on the outright but the PSG board are looking at the long term prospects here and they will be pulling all the strings to make the deal go through.