Brazil ahead Neymar has signed for Al-Hilal from French champions Paris St Germain, the Saudi Skilled League (SPL) membership introduced on Tuesday.
No particulars have been disclosed however the switch was reported to be for a price of about 90 million euros ($98.24 million) plus add-ons and topic to a medical for the 31-year-old.
Neymar joined PSG in 2017 from Barcelona for a world report price of 222 million euros. He scored 118 objectives in 173 appearances for the Paris membership and received quite a few trophies, together with 5 Ligue 1 titles.
“It’s inevitably tough to say goodbye to a membership legend, which Neymar will all the time be,” PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi mentioned in a membership assertion.
“I’ll always remember the day he arrived at Paris Saint-Germain, nor what he has delivered to our membership and our undertaking over the past six years.
“We have had some extraordinary moments and Neymar will all the time be a part of our historical past. I wish to thank him and his household.”
Al-Hilal additionally tried to signal Neymar’s former crew mates France striker Kylian Mbappe and Lionel Messi, however the Argentine ultimately opted for Main League Soccer’s Inter Miami.
Probably the most profitable membership in Saudi Arabia and Asia, Al Hilal have received 66 trophies and maintain the report for variety of league and Asian Champions League titles with 18 and 4 respectively.
Strengthening the squad is a precedence for the Riyadh-based membership after the Saudi Public Funding Fund introduced in June an funding and privatisation undertaking for sports activities golf equipment involving league champions Al-Ittihad, Al-Ahli, Al-Nassr and Al-Hilal.