Real Madrid & Barca battle for Neymar near an unexpected end

La Liga By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 01/09/2019

The battle between Real Madrid and Barcelona for Neymar is close to an expected end as the transfer window closes on the 2nd of September.

The race to sign the Paris Saint-Germain star is coming to an end and the Brazilian attacker is not going to enjoy the outcome of the transfer saga between the La Liga heavyweights.

Real Madrid and Barcelona have slowed down immensely in the bid to sign Neymar as both clubs could not meet the valuation for the attacker.

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PSG rejected the various offer made by Real Madrid and Barcelona for the World most expensive player.

Neymar has also given up and he is considering his option to stay back with PSG, given that they were holding out for much more than Barcelona were willing to offer.

According to L'Equipe, Neymar has already told his family that he'll be staying in the French capital. His entourage has reportedly informed both the clubs involved that he's ready to continue at PSG.

Real Madrid is hoping to land one or two players before the transfer deadline on Monday.