A Spanish court has said that Paris St-Germain forward Neymar has to pay 6.7m euros for his former club Barcelona after the Brazilian claimed he was owed € 43.6m. , before leaving in August 2017.
The judge handed the 28-year-old Neymar a transfer ban, which he filed in court shortly after leaving Barcelona, although he could appeal against the ban if he is not satisfied with the ruling.
Barcelona said it “welcomed the decision” and “will continue to defend its rights.” Neymar also lodged a complaint with Fifa, after Barcelona refused to pay him his 2017 Paris Saint-Germain debt. on 222m euros.
Despite suing the player, Barcelona have sued Neymar for a £ 8m ransom he received after signing a new contract in 2016, but Fifa has not taken any action, saying she leaves the matter to the courts.