The 29 years old footballer is expected to receive a new contract by Barcelona in the coming weeks or months. Neymar likes to play alongside Messi and wants the player to be at the club. He hopes the Argentine star will remain at the club and expects a deal to be finalized soon.
Neymar told to Sao Paulo “We hope that Messi will stay in Barcelona with us. I expect that he will sign a new deal soon.”
Neymar also said about his season at the Camp Nou. He said “I am very happy with the season I’m having so far, even with few goals. They will happen naturally. I am happy with the assists, and I want to help the team in the best way I can.”
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FC Barcelona recently won big against the third tier team Hercules in Copa Del Rey second leg of round of 32. Without the presence of Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar, Barca won with a clean sheet victory of 7-0 and qualified to round of 16. The players are on holidays now and will return back to action on 8th Jan 2017 against Villarreal.