According to reports, Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) is hopeful that Chelsea will gather the necessary funds to pursue the signing of Neymar during the summer transfer window.
The Athletic has suggested that PSG is specifically looking towards Chelsea as a potential destination for the Brazilian superstar.
This is not the first transfer window in which Neymar’s availability has been rumored. But this time he could be part of a significant wave of departures from the French champions.
Lionel Messi has already completed his move to Inter Miami, currently the worst-performing team in Major League Soccer (MLS).
There is also ongoing speculation regarding Kylian Mbappe’s future. And Stamford Bridge is being mentioned as a potential landing spot for the French forward. If he decides to leave PSG ahead of the upcoming season.
PSG want Chelsea to sign Neymar
Neymar’s quality is world-class and unquestionable still in today’s world. Despite being at a stage in his career where he is approaching the later years at the top level. Regarded as “world-class” within the game, his potential move to the Premier League would undoubtedly generate considerable interest.
However, it is uncertain whether signing Neymar would be a top priority for Chelsea in this summer’s transfer targets. Since taking ownership, Todd Boehly has shown a desire to bring in high-profile names to the club.
PSG is hopeful that Chelsea will make a move for Neymar following the early departures of several players in this transfer window. Just some days before, it was announced that Kalidou Koulibaly had permanently left Stamford Bridge after only one season with the club. He managed to make a move to the Saudi Pro league for the team Al Hilal. The news prompted many first-team players to express their good wishes for the popular defender on social media. As Chelsea managed to recoup a significant portion of the fee they spent on acquiring him from Napoli twelve months ago.