REVEALED: Where Barcelona's €130.2M went on Neymar deal

The true cost of Barcelona's deal to sign Neymar from Santos is a staggering €130.2 million.
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The true cost of Barcelona's deal to sign Neymar from Santos is a staggering €130.2 million.

Barca director Raul Sanllehí, who drove the deal from Brazil last year, detailed the figures - including Neymar's wages and compensation - in a media conference last week.

Sanllehí stated the transfer fee remained at €57.1 million, but with different related compensation valued at €29.1 million and Neymar's wages being worth €44 million.

The original transfer fee sees €17.1 million go to Santos and €40 million to N & N, which is a management company partly owned by Neymar and his family.

Sanllehí also admitted another €2 million will be due Santos should Neymar win the Ballon d'Or - so making the total outlay €132.2 million.

THE NEYMAR DEAL:

Transfer: €17.1 million

Compensation N & N: €40

Bonuses: €10

Agent commission: €2.7

Marketing: €4

Social Barça: €2.5

Collaboration with Santos: €7.9

Scouting N & N: €2

Salary five years: €44

 
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