In the latest chapter of the legal fight between the two parties, Neymar’s lawyers have reportedly asked Barcelona to pay the Brazilian EUR 44 million. The Paris Saint-Germain player has also appealed, although his representatives, over the June decision that saw him have to pay his former club 6.7 million euros. These reports, reported by Que t’hi Jugues, mean that Neymar is seeking al In Neymar’s case despite his transfer to PSG in 2017, he still claims he is owed a 44 million euro renewal bonus by Barcelona. Barcelona never paid him the sum before he left the club. The High Court of Justice of Catalonia will now settle the matter.
These legal arguments are rooted in a EUR 26 million bonus, negotiated between Neymar and Barcelona when he extended his contract at Camp Nou until 2021 but blocked by the Catalan club when he was up in the air when he transferred to PSG.