“Neymar to Chelsea” has been trending on Twitter after Kylian Mbappe extended his contract with Paris Saint-Germain.
Mbappe shocked the world on Saturday after deciding to snub advances from Real Madrid and extend his PSG contract. It was the decision which nobody anticipated and one that left Florentino Perez red in the face.
In the wake of the contract being signed, there has been some suggestion that Mbappe will be granted further power at the Parc des Princes and will be consulted as part of the decision-making process on club matters.
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One consequence of that could be the departure of Neymar, with whom Mbappe has always shared somewhat of a frosty relationship. If Neymar was to depart, there are merely a handful of clubs who could afford to sign him.
One of those, once the takeover is completed, is Chelsea. Their fans appear to be convinced that this is a deal that Todd Boehly ought to pursue – with “Neymar to Chelsea” having been trending on Twitter for hours…
“Neymar to Chelsea” is trending on Twitter as a rumour circulates that Neymar could leave PSG this summer. 👀
Chelsea fans are built differently! 😂😂😂 pic.twitter.com/Oifq4Xyy5r
— Footy Accumulators (@FootyAccums) May 21, 2022
Neymar to Chelsea won’t happen, but if it does(Miraculously) I want Pulisic to wait for Neymar at the airport, and hand over the number 10 jersey to him.
— DOZIE (@Laxix6) May 21, 2022
Neymar to Chelsea would be the biggest transfer in football history.
— Army (@CFCARMY12) May 21, 2022
Neymar to Chelsea would be a dream as he was good under Tuchel at PSG, but realistically it’ll never happen unless he lowers his wages like Thiago Silva did.
— ZΛCH (@CFCZach) May 21, 2022
Neymar to Chelsea could actually be a possibility
— 𝐈𝐛𝐳𝐲 🇵🇸 (@IbzSpeaks) May 21, 2022
Neymar to Chelsea please, I’m on my knees🥺 If there’s a serious interest, I trust he won’t reject us like Mbappe rejected Real Madrid
— Kofi Denzel 14🇬🇭🇺🇸 (@StvrDenzel) May 21, 2022
Neymar to Chelsea on my tl? Lovely scenes 🤩 pic.twitter.com/b0i0gPc9Jh
— prime Shelbi 🐐 (@nkamasiairoyal) May 21, 2022
Neymar to Chelsea is a real possibility. Let’s make it happen. Boehlys statement to the Prem that he’s not here to fuck spiders.
— Sean Quinn (@quinner12344) May 21, 2022