Confirmed: Barcelona deliver Neymar announcement

Barcelona have given Neymar permission to miss training today as the Brazilian international closes in on a record-breaking move to PSG.

Speculation surrounding the 25-year-old’s future has been raging throughout the summer but it appears as though a resolution to the transfer saga could be close.

According to various Spanish media outlets, Neymar has already informed his teammates at Barcelona that he will be moving to PSG this summer and the club confirmed on Twitter this morning that he had been permitted to miss training.