Court Charge Brazil’s Footballer Neymar with Fraud and Corruption | SEE DETAILS
Former Barcelona player, Neymar is set to face a trial for alleged irregularities concerning his transfer record from the La Liga to Paris Sant-Germain.
The BBC news confirmed the news on its official website on Wednesday, July 27th, 2022. The Brazilian who joined the Parisians from Barcelona during the summer transfer window of 2017 has been accused of fraud and corruption in the trader fee of £222 million.
The persons involved in the situation have denied the allegations, made by investment fund DIS, which argued it was entitled to 40% of Neymar’s 2013 transfer fee when he left Brazilian club Santos.
Barcelona have decided to settle out of court with the midfielder reached an out-of-court settlement The club said at the time he should pay back millions of euros he had received when he signed a new contract in 2016. Neymar’s trial is expected to be take place for two weeks from 17 October, a month before the World Cup in Qatar.