Foot­ball - Ney­mar signs con­tract ex­ten­sion with Barcelona

Malta Independent - - SPORT -

Barcelona for­ward Ney­mar signed a three-year con­tract ex­ten­sion yes­ter­day, ty­ing him to the Span­ish cham­pion un­til 2021. Barcelona an­nounced Ney­mar’s agree­ment to the terms of a new deal in July. The new deal in­cludes a buy­out clause that in­creases from 200 mil­lion eu­ros in its first year, to 220 mil­lion eu­ros in the sec­ond year, to 250 mil­lion eu­ros in the third year. The 24-year-old Ney­mar joined Barcelona from Brazil­ian club San­tos in 2013. He has scored 91 goals in 150 matches, in­clud­ing six goals in nine matches this sea­son. Form­ing a dom­i­nant at­tack­ing trio with Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez, he has helped Barcelona win the Cham­pi­ons League, two Span­ish leagues, two Copa del Rey tro­phies, and the Club World Cup.

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