Neymar news: Manchester United target set to sign deal according to Spanish press

first_img1 As Manchester United continue their attempts to land a marquee signing this summer, they’re being heavily linked with a shock move for Neymar.It would take one hell of a swoop to snap up the Brazilian forward with the Red Devils needing to stump up the full £130million, which would trigger his release clause.The player would command a wage of around £300,000 a week, which over five years works out at about £75million.But what are the media in Spain saying about this reported deal, which would break the world record? talkSPORT takes a look…Marca:A report on Monday night, in response to The Sun’s backpage splash that Man United will spend £240million on signing Neymar, suggested Barcelona actually know nothing of the transfer.In fact, Marca believe Barcelona want to renew the Brazilian’s contract sooner rather than later.Meanwhile, Luis Enrique has dismissed talk of Neymar leaving.In a press conference he was asked by a British journalist about the reports and insisted: “They are just rumours, things that come out.”The Barcelona boss was clearly uninterested by the gossip and wants to focus on the Catalan giants’ upcoming fixtures.AS:The paper carries quotes from Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu, who insisted the player will not leave in an interview on Catalunya Radio.He also suggests the club will attempt to renew the player’s contract at the Nou Camp. Barcelona star Neymar last_img read more