Neymar: Paris St-Germain forward and Barcelona settle legal dispute

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Neymar left Barcelona in 2017

Barcelona has reached an out-of-court agreement with its former player Neymar to end a legal dispute in a “friendly” way.

29-year-old Brazilian forward Neymar claimed that Barcelona refused to pay him a £ 37.2 million loyalty bonus after he was transferred to Paris Saint-Germain for £ 200 million in 2017.

Barcelona subsequently initiated a court proceeding, demanding that he return the £ 8 million he received during the transfer and signed a new contract in 2016.


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In June last year, the Spanish court ordered Neymar to pay Barcelona £ 6.1 million.

However, there are reports that he appealed the decision and started a new case, which is now invalid.

La Liga said in a statement: “Football Club Barcelona announced that it has put an end to several open labor and civil lawsuits with the Brazilian player Neymar in a friendly manner.

” Therefore, the dispute between the two parties Transaction agreement The club and the players have signed an agreement to end the pending legal case between the two parties. “

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