Barcelona president Sandro Rosell has opened talks with Santos over their two stars Neymar and Paulo Henrique Ganso. Rosell has close ties to Brazilian football thanks to his role with Nike and was instrumental in bringing Ronaldinho and Deco to the club.

El Confidencial says he has now made a move for Neymar and Ganso, opening talks with Santos about the pair's availability.

Rosell is also in contact with the management firms which own percentages of the registrations of each player.

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