Football

Neymar Talking Brazil Pal Danilo Out of Real Madrid Move.. Wants Him at Barcelona Instead

Neymar Talking Brazil Pal Danilo Out of Real Madrid Move.. Wants Him at Barcelona Instead

Real Madrid could miss out on transfer target Danilo – because of Barcelona rival Neymar, according to reports.

The Porto full-back is rumoured to be interesting the Spanish giants with the view to a summer move to bring him to the capital.

But they could run into a Neymar-shaped obstacle in any move – after a report from MARCA suggested that he is trying to persuade his Brazil international team-mate – and former Santos pal – NOT to sign for the European champions.

And he wants Danilo to sign for Barca instead.

According to Huge Cerezo, Neymar and Danilo are friends and the former believes the latter can be the perfect replacement for Dani Alves, who is set to leave the club in the summer.

He wrote:

The Barça forward is a very close friend of the Porto right-back, who ‘Los Blancos’ want to see running up and down their right flank next season.

For a while now, Neymar has been trying to persuade his Brazil teammate to join him at Barcelona.

Neymar and Danilo keep in regular contact over the phone. The Barça player has asked his friend to hang in there until Barça’s FIFA sanction comes to an end in January 2016.

It remains to be seen whether Neymar can win this fight, but the situation is sure to anger Madrid as they look to strengthen their squad.

Football

More in Football

How Successful Has the Return of the Bundesliga Been?

Jonny BoyleJune 17, 2020

Why Bayern Munich May Be One More Tough Test Away From the Bundesliga Title

Jonny BoyleJune 3, 2020

Are Hakim Ziyech’s Comments About the 2018-19 Champions League Final Fair?

Jonny BoyleJune 2, 2020

EFL League One Playoff Decision Puts Paul Lambert’s Ipswich Position at Risk

Jonny BoyleJune 2, 2020

Fun Things That Sports Fans Can Do At Home During The Coronavirus Lockdown

Jonny BoyleMay 18, 2020

Bookmakers Will Be Watching Closely as Footballing Authorities Decided Season Outcome

Daniel CawApril 10, 2020

France Football Select Celtic Kit as One of the Greatest Football Strips of All-Time

Daniel CawApril 9, 2020

Bundesliga Set to Resume Next Month – But Behind Closed Doors Until 2021

Daniel CawApril 9, 2020

Sadio Mane Admits He Was ‘Thinking About Man Utd’ Before His Liverpool Move

Daniel CawApril 9, 2020