NEYMAR has been told to join Manchester United – by his father, according to reports in Spain.
Neymar joined Barcelona in 2013 and has had a trophy-laden four years, winning two La Liga titles, the Copa del Rey twice, the Club World Cup and the Champions League.
But after two sensational seasons – where he scored 39 and then 31 goals – Neymar has struggled through a difficult year.
He has just 19 goals this season with Barcelona unlikely to win the Spanish title after going out of the Champions League at the quarter-finals.
Barca are in the Copa del Rey final but it has been a poor season by their lofty standards.
According to Diario Gol, Neymar Santos Sr believes his son should move to Old Trafford.
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But Mourinho has played down the chances of Neymar moving to Old Trafford in the past.
In March he said: “A club like Barcelona cannot and will not lose Neymar.”
A day in the life of Barcelona superstar Neymar Jr”Although Lionel Messi is still a young player with years ahead of him, he’s almost 30, and Neymar will be the great player of Barcelona post-Messi.
“So much that I think it is like trying to break into a safe – impossible.”