Spanish, French and Brazilian firms advise on record-breaking £200m Neymar transfer to PSG

Law firms line up to advise as Brazilian striker becomes most expensive player in football history

An international line-up of law firms have advised on the record-breaking €222m (£200m) transfer of Brazilian striker Neymar from Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain (PSG).

Neymar’s transfer is the most expensive in football history, eclipsing the previous record of €105m (£89.3m) paid by Manchester United to Juventus for French midfielder Paul Pogba last year.

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