On the back of a summer time of intense hypothesis, the world’s most expensive player has pledged to spend the 2018-19 campaign in France.
Those feedback have introduced discuss of one other huge-cash switch to a shut, 12 months on from a €222 million (£200m/$257m) swap to Paris, however talk of the Brazilian becoming a ‘Galactico’ at some stage refuses to go away.
Rivaldo believes that’s as a result of a return to Spain for the ex-Barca ahead is inevitable, no matter what he could also be saying within the current.
He informed betfair: “It appears possible that Neymar will keep in France this season however in soccer you by no means know what may occur the following day. Everything is on the desk till the switch window closes.
“For now, I must believe in his own words about staying at PSG, but from what I’ve heard, he will end up – sooner or later – at Real Madrid.”
While the Blancos have been unable to land Neymar within the present window, their arch-rivals at Camp Nou have snapped up two Brazilian stars in the form of Arthur and Malcom.
Rivaldo expects his fellow countrymen to make a optimistic impression in Catalunya, with each younger sufficient to make necessary contributions within the current and future.
The World Cup winner added: “Barcelona have signed Malcom and Arthur and each look able to being strong investments.
“They are younger, expert players. For that cause, the club can profit from them in two alternative ways – on the pitch taking part in or as a future switch for one more club.
“It’s been necessary for groups to signal proficient kids to present them with that future. If they fail to declare a first workforce place, they are often still be offered to different golf equipment at a revenue as they’re still younger, however I’m satisfied that each have the high quality to make an affect at Barca over the following few years.
“The club have additionally signed Arturo Vidal from Bayern Munich. The Chilean international is a nice acquisition for their midfield which wanted some energy and expertise.
“I think Barca are making the correct choices in the transfer window to build a strong squad this season.”