An employee of “Barcelona” Andre Curie earned 6.6 million euros on the transfer of the striker Neymar to Paris Saint-Germain “- informs Cadena SER.
In Barcelona Curie is responsible for monitoring the market in South America. In 2013 he was engaged in the transfer of the Brazilian to “Barcelona” from “Santos”. The contract of Curie includes a clause according to which Curie will receive 3% of the possible reselling of the player to another club.
The management of “Barcelona” asked Curie, as one of the trusted Neimar, not to allow the transfer of the player from the club. Nevertheless, in the summer 2017, the forward moved to PSG for 222 million euros. At first the Catalans wanted to refuse payment of compensation to the employee, but finally they did it.
On 7 September, it was reported that Neymar had asked the management of Bracelona to come back. According to various media reports, the Brazilian is dissatisfied with the level of the French championship and his life in Paris. In addition, it is hard for him to compete with Uruguayan forward Edinson Cavani and the French striker Kylian Mbappe.
In the season 2017/2018 Neymar spent 30 matches for PSG and scored 28 goals. In the current season he scored 4 goals in 4 games in League 1.