Spanish reports: Neymar wants Barcelona return

Gareth Bale, arguably the biggest Galactico signing in recent seasons, was dropped in favour of the less heralded Lucas Vazquez, a winger with metronomic consistency in Paris.

They levelled in the 71st minute when the ball deflected into the net off Cavani to give the home fans a glimmer of hope.

PSG needs to find ways to balance the books, after being placed under investigation by UEFA for potential breaches of Financial Fair Play rules over the signings of Neymar for 222 million euros ($260 million) and Mbappe for 180 million euros ($216 million). But PSG are, at the moment, laughing it off.

In the wake of PSG's exit from the Champions League at the hands of Real Madrid, there's a pretty big story coming from Catalan newspaper Mundo Deportivo involving Neymar.

After all, nobody comes to the Parc and wins, right? "It was a key series". And he was never as incisive as Ronaldo.

Liverpool eased into the quarter-finals of the Champions League with a goalless draw against Porto on Tuesday, completing a routine aggregate victory after their 5-0 first-leg win in Portugal.

It is reported that one of club's director has already been made aware of Neymar's sudden change of heart. The Brazilian also didn't expect that level of Ligue 1 is so inferior to Spanish top flight.

We were told to bring our scarves and to wear our shirts. "We really need him to have confidence in our project, our players and our coaches". He had netted twice in the first leg. We kept our end of the bargain, as we always do, we did as they asked.

In a team full of world-class superstars, he is captain for a reason.

In the stands, we were united, we screamed "Ensemble nous sommes invincibles, unis par le même passion", we brought the banners, the flares, we bounced together, we hugged each other, we raised the tifo's. "We have to play a good game at Eibar".

Real's Sergio Ramos and midfielder Mateo Kovacic reflected on their side's love affair with the Champions League. "He could play at any club". Let's see what future holds for him.

"The Champions League was a very important goal for PSG, but with our experience we imposed ourselves in both matches", Madrid defender Raphael Varane. Neymar has been fantastic for PSG. "But today, I work as if I would stay here all my life". It makes me laugh when I listen to that. "Maybe in another 10 years it will be €400m, or even before that".

PSG were too pedestrian and struggled to break down Real, who comfortably contained the surprisingly subdued hosts.

But beyond personnel changes, Auclair sees a club that has plenty of soul-searching to do.

Messi has scored 32 goals in 41 matches for Spanish-league leader Barcelona this season, while Ronaldo has 31 from 33 for two-time defending Champions League champion Madrid.

Al-Khelaifi's beIN Sports owns the exclusive international distribution rights for television coverage of the French league, and the network is currently in the process of negotiating new deals around the world. Others such as Layvin Kurzawa Julian Draxler and Javier Pastore could also be moved on depending on who the next manager is.


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