Messi Posts Neymar Farewell Message
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi posted a goodbye message for Paris Saint Germain bound teammate Neymar Junior on Wednesday. The Brazilian was given permission to leave Barcelona’s training session to finalise a move to PSG.
The Brazilian is expected to finalise a world record €222m deal in the coming days, in a deal that more than doubles the previous world record transfer. Neymar joined Barcelona from Santos in July 2013 and has experienced huge success playing alongside Messi and Luis Suarez upfront.
With the deal still to be finalised, Messi posted a farewell message on his Instagram account, alongside an image of the pairs kits laid out alongside one another in the Barca dressing room, the Argentine wrote,
“It was an enormous pleasure to have shared these years with you friend, Neymar,” the post read. “I wish you good luck in life. See you soon.”