Barcelona welcome court's dismissal of Neymar signing bonus lawsuit

22 June 2020

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Photo: PA Images Brazilian Neymar must now return €6.7 million to the club but could still appeal the verdict.

A court in Barcelona has dismissed Neymar's €43.6 million claim against the club relating to the signing bonus of the final renewal of his contract.

Neymar must return a sum of €6.7 million to Barcelona – though he can still appeal the verdict.

Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

Barcelona have welcomed the verdict by a court in Barcelona which last week dismissed their former player Neymar's claim for payment of €43.6 million which he said the club owed him in signing bonus for the final renewal of his contract. 

Brazilian Neymar must now return €6.7 million to the club but could still appeal the verdict.

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