Barcelona are making moves to bring Neymar back to Camp Nou, but they have work to do.
Neymar, 27, is set to leave Paris Saint-Germain this close season, having told the Ligue 1 champions of his desire for a Parc des Princes exit.
It comes just two years after his world-record €222million move from Barcelona, who are taking steps to bring the Brazil star back.
TOP STORY – BARCELONA OFFER COUTINHO, RAKITIC PLUS €40M FOR NEYMAR
Barcelona have verbally offered Philippe Coutinho and Ivan Rakitic, plus €40m, to PSG for Neymar, according to L'Equipe.
The report says PSG are standing firm over Neymar, having paid €222m for the superstar forward two years ago.
There have been contrasting reports about Barca's offer, with others saying it was Ousmane Dembele, not Rakitic, included as part of the deal.
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