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Monday March 27 2017
Baccaglini: ‘Neymar to Palermo!’

New Palermo President Paul Baccaglini hopes to complete the purchase by April 30, and jokes about signing Neymar.

Maurizio Zamparini has stepped-down as patron of the Rosanero, and is in the process of selling the club to an American fund.

“Like Zamparini, I hope to get to the closing by April 30,” Baccaglini confirmed to reporters outside the Regina Margherita institute.

“If we can get things done faster then you’ll be the first to know.

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Monday March 27 2017
Mel: 'Juve must press Barca'

Deportivo La Coruna Coach Pepe Mel stresses 'Juve must press' Barcelona in their forthcoming Champions League quarter-final.

The former West Bromwich Albion boss managed to pull off a 2-1 victory over Luis Enrique's side in La Liga, and he gave counterpart Massimiliano Allegri some useful advice in how to manage the game.

"Firstly they must hope to deal with them on a day in which [Lionel] Messi, [Luis] Suarez and Neymar are not at their best," the Spaniard told Tuttosport.

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Saturday March 25 2017
MD: 'Barca to go for Dybala if...'

Reports in Spain claim Barcelona will attempt to sign Paulo Dybala from Juventus if Neymar leaves.

Brazilian forward Neymar is currently the subject of a move away from the Camp Nou, with reports Chelsea agreed a world record transfer fee for the player only for manager Antonio Conte to block the transfer.

Although Conte does not appear to view the 25-year-old as a priority signing, Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain are also rumoured to be interested in his signature and have the financial resources to match Chelsea's offer.

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Friday March 17 2017
Falque: 'More football passion in Italy'

Torino forward Iago Falque insists that football is 'felt more passionately in Italy than Spain'.

The 27-year-old started life in the youth systems of Barcelona and Real Madrid, before joining the Juventus Primavera in 2008.

With this in mind, does he ever think about what could have been?

"No, because in the end football puts you where you deserve to be," Falque told Gazzetta dello Sport.

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Wednesday March 8 2017
CL: PSG collapse at Barcelona

Barcelona overcame a 4-0 first leg deficit and an away goal, thrashing Paris Saint-Germain 6-1 at Camp Nou.

The Blaugrana looked to be out of the tie after the first leg at Parc des Princes, but an early Luis Suarez goal gave them hope.

An own goal from Layvin Kurzawa and a Lionel Messi penalty meant a remarkable comeback was on the cards, but Edinson Cavani looked to have put the game to bed.

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Monday February 6 2017
Sanchez: 'No Dzeko fear'

Carlos Sanchez provides fighting talk ahead of Tuesday's match with Roma, saying 'Why should I have any fear' of striker Edin Dzeko?

On loan from Aston Villa, the 31-year-old is yet to tie up his future, but has settled in to his new role in the heart of the defence.

But how long does he want to stay in Florence?

"A long, long time indeed," the Colombian continued in an interview with Corriere Fiorentino.

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Wednesday June 29 2016
Felipe Anderson in Olympic squad

Lazio talent Felipe Anderson is in the Brazil squad for the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro this summer.

The definitive list was released today and Anderson will get the chance to play alongside his best friend Neymar.

It has become a very important tournament, especially after the disastrous showing in the Copa America.

Neymar is one of three over-age players in the under-23 squad, along with Douglas Costa and goalkeeper Fernando Prass.

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Sunday April 10 2016
Pogba: 'Thanks Neymar, but...'

Paul Pogba thanks Barcelona's Neymar for his interest: 'It's nice when champions appreciate you, but I'm happy at Juventus'.

The Brazilian stated recently that he would like to play with the French midfielder – a possibility which remains open, as the Blaugrana are among the many European clubs looking to sign Pogba.

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Friday April 8 2016
Del Piero: 'Neymar for Ballon D'Or'

Juventus legend Alessandro Del Piero touts Neymar as a future Ballon D'Or winner and 'can't choose' between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.

Intercepted at Heineken's Champion the Match event in Rio De Janeiro, the World Cup Winner released some statements on the Brazilian champion.

"Neymar is young, he's still a young player, while Messi and Ronaldo are at the top of their career," Del Piero told Goal.com, seemingly quite comfortable holding the exchange in English.

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Thursday April 7 2016
Neymar: ‘I’d like to play with Pogba’

Barcelona striker Neymar “would like to play with” Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba.

The Bianconeri rejected a bid from the Catalan side for the French international last summer, but rumours have continued that he will move to Camp Nou this summer.

“A player I’d like to play with?” Neymar considered in an interview on the official La Liga website.

“Pogba, he’d be very good here. It would be a pleasure to have him in our shirt.”

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