Story from Kenneth AFOR, Lagos
French league club side, Paris Saint-Germain has announced that Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior has signed a contract extension for three seasons until 30 June 2025.
The club disclosed this on Saturday on its official Instagram handle.
The Brazilian international says he is delighted to continue with his career in the club and looking forward to making more impact with the squad.
“I am really pleased to continue my adventure at Paris Saint-Germain. I’m very happy in Paris, and proud to be part of this squad, to work with these players, a great coach and to be part of the history of this club. These are things that make me believe even more in this great project.
“I have grown as a person here, as a human being and as a player, too. So I am very happy to extend my contract and I hope to win many more trophies here,” he said.
“The core of our ambitious project to grow PSG is the heart, talent and dedication of our players, I am proud that Neymar Jr has reaffirmed his long-term commitment to the PSG family through to 2025, and will continue to delight fans.
“We are very happy to see him continue as part of our project and to be alongside us for many years to come,” Nasser Al-Khelaïfi, Chairman and CEO of Paris Saint-Germain, commenting on Neymar’s contract extension.
The 29-year-old since joining the club in 2017 has won nine trophies including three Ligue 1 titles in 2018, 2019 and 2020, two French Cups in 2018 and 2020, two league Cups in 2018 and 2020 as well as two Trophées des Champions in 2018 and 2020.
PSG are second on the French Ligue 1 table with 75 points trailing Lille with 79 points.