During the 2017 summer transfer window, the summer of the most expensive purchases on the transfer market for PSG, Neymar therefore left FC Barcelona for the record sum of €222m. But five and a half years after his transfer, the Brazilian striker is still struggling to convince, and Daniel Riolo even describes it as “the biggest flop in history”.
Very fit during the first part of the season with the PSG, Neymar struggling to regain its best level since the return of the World Cup to Qatar. The Brazilian striker has a string of disappointing performances and was even sent off during the match against Strasbourg, attracting the wrath of some observers. However, when recruiting him for €222m in 2017, the most expensive transfer in the history of the transfer windowthe PSG had high expectations of Neymar…
Neymar at war with Riolo, the endless clash https://t.co/iTaGgYBzOG pic.twitter.com/yTIW9AdJzH
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” It’s over “
In After Foot, on RMC Sport, Daniel Riolo did not fail to knock out Neymar Sunday evening after the new setback of the PSG in the league, reindeer (0-1): “ He’s always been like that, he made fun of you by having half a good season because he was preparing for the World Cup. He doesn’t care about PSG, he just came to train for the World Cup. That’s it, he started playing video games again all night, the images are circulating again. It’s over “, estimated Riolo.
“Biggest flop in the history of PSG”
He continues about the Brazilian international: He does not move from the field, he stays there. He ends up tangling with the players with a lousy state of mind. Do we realize that Neymar, in terms of recruitment, transfer, salary, is the biggest flop in the history of football at PSG. I don’t see a bigger flop. It’s horrible. It’s not because he was good in two matches against Atalanta and Leipzig in a Final 8 that it will save your life. Gotta calm down », concludes Riolo on Neymar. That is clear…