According to Le Parisien, the new PSG coach, Christophe Galtier, originally intended to have Bernardo Silva, while the leadership of the Paris team wanted to part with Neymar. Therefore, they made this exchange offer to Man City.
Neymar (2nd, right) with Messi and Mbappe on tour in Japan
This player exchange deal, if it happens, will definitely be a “blockbuster” in this summer’s transfer window. However, at the last minute, Man City’s coach Pep Guardiola, after much consideration, refused.
The military leader wants to keep Bernardo Silva at the Etihad Stadium for next season because this star meets the tactical requirements, while with Neymar will certainly have to change the game of “The Citizens”.
However, it is now reported that Bernardo Silva is more interested in moving to Barcelona, and is still waiting for an offer to leave from the Catalan team (once the financial requirements are met).
With such developments, PSG coach Christophe Galtier recently changed his mind, declaring to keep Neymar and affirming that this Brazilian star has in his plans and projects he is building for the Paris team.
Elsewhere, despite the unhappy information from the PSG leadership leaked in the French press, Neymar said he is very happy to play here and is ready to play until the end of his contract, which is automatically renewed. due June 2027.
Neymar is currently with PSG on a tour of Japan to meet Kawasaki Frontale Club at 17:30 this afternoon, July 20.