Through a press conference held in the city of Santos, the father of the Brazilian player Neymar, Neymar da Silva, admitted this tuesday to have received 10 million euros ($ 13’690 .000) from the FC Barcelona in 2011.
At the same time he clarified that this was not a pre-contract, which is not allowed by FIFA.
Da Silva said “Neymar only would leave from Santos to play in Barcelona. If I say I made a pre-contract in 2011, they would say he was already negotiated. My job was to shield and enhance the benefits. ”
N & N company owned by the father of the forward player, received from FC Barcelona 10 million as an initial payment and a transfer in 2013 of 30 million as an additional fee.
With the purpose that the player has peace before playing in Brazil’s World Cup, Da Silva assured he requested to the FC Barcelona to publish the contract data and the signing of Neymar.