Attorney-at-law of Paris Saint-Germain Neimar announced that the Brazilian was astounded by his former Barcelona club's decision to bring him to court for failing to meet his obligations with the Catalonians.
"Once we have received a formal notice of Barcelona's intention to seek money through the local court, and after examining all the details, the defense will take all necessary steps in the established order." As regards the bonuses linked to the 2016 contract, That the player has begun a process of preparation for filing documents in court, "says Neumann's lawyer's statement.
Barcelona is of the opinion that Neamar has to pay the club EUR 8.5 million for failing to meet specific obligations.
Last year the footballer continued his contract with Barca until 2021, and now the club wants to return the loyalty bonus paid to the striker for the re-signing as well as 10% interest.