I know this is not Arsenal news, but this is the most momentous transfer in football history. There have been many rumours about PSG paying over 200 million to Barcelona for the Brazilian Neymar, but no-one seriously could believe that it would really happen.
But now Lionel Messi has confirmed it himself on his Instagram page with a personal message to his striker team-mate….
Lionel Messi has taken to Instagram to say farewell to Neymar, who is on the verge of joining PSG. (Source: Leo Messi IG) pic.twitter.com/zNlcuc3gM5
— Transfer News Live (@DeadlineDayLive) August 2, 2017
Translation – “It was an enormous pleasure to have shared these years with you Neymar, friend. I wish you a lot of luck in the next stage of your life. See you.”
Can you believe it?