Neymar’s father: ‘Zero chance of going to Real Madrid’
The father of Barcelona forward Neymar ruled out on Friday the possibility of his son transferring to other clubs, including Real Madrid.
In an interview with FOX Sports, the player’s father said that the number 11 would leave Barcelona only if the club accepts to sell him. In 2016, in addition to Real Madrid, the name of Neymar has been widely speculated in Paris Saint-Germain. Neymar Sr. once again reinforced the intent of the player to stay at Barcelona, and said that speculations are natural. Neymar’s father said: “The owner of Neymar is Barcelona. Any proposal that arrives, must go through them. Is there a chance of going to Real Madrid? I think zero.”
He added: “This market speculations happen during every window, this is large. Of course, Neymar is always involved. We know that several clubs are interested in him, but that doesn’t mean that we are negotiating. Both me and Neymar have said more than 10,000 times that he has a contract with Barcelona, and has two more years left. He has to fulfill the contract with Barcelona. He is very happy, but speculation continues. This has been going on since a long time. We have got used to it.”