Santos fury over 95M Barcelona Neymar claims
Santos president Odilo Rodrigues Filho is fuming over reports that Barcelona paid an extra 38 million for the transfer of Neymar. It's claimed by El Mundo Deportivo that Barca paid €95 million for the Brazilian, rather than the official figure of €57 million.
Rodrigues has made it clear if the reports are shown to be correct, Santos will be demanding their cut of the outstanding money.
"If Barca paid more and it is a value corresponding to the transfer, we have the right to demand that money: Santos had 55% of the federal rights of the player," snapped Rodrigues.
"We do everything in a transparent manner. I do not know if it is true information. Barca vice-president (Josep Maria Bartomeu) said they spent 57 million euros, and it is he who has to say yes if this is true..."
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