Tuchel: I knew Neymar wanted to leave PSG before Copa America
Paris Saint-Germain manager Thomas Tuchel has confirmed that Neymar wants to leave the French club this summer.
Speaking in an interview, the German coach revealed that he has been aware for some time that the former Barcelona man Neymar is unsettled in French capital amid widespread transfer speculations.
“I knew that he wanted to go before the Copa America, but it’s a topic between the club and Neymar,” Tuchel told RMC Sports.
Thomas Tuchel (PSG coach): "I am always disappointed if a player arrives late. But it is clear between us, now it is between the club and Ney. If I knew he wanted to leave? Yes, before the start of the Copa América. But it is something between the club and him." [rmc] pic.twitter.com/pVw88HF2aU
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“It’s all clear between us, now it’s up to the club and Neymar.
“We work together, it’s something between the club and him.”
Barcelona who recently signed Antonio Griezmann are among the clubs to have been linked with a move for the 27-year-old Brazilian.