FC Barcelona and Neymar Jr. have reached an agreement that puts an amicable and extrajudicial end to the four-year legal dispute between the two parties. The Brazilian, via his Twitter account, has expressed his relief at the settlement of the lawsuits, with neither party needing to pay the other any money.
Quote-tweeting Barça's official statement, Neymar Jr. posted a praying emoji which depicts his relief and agreement with the settlement. This tweet can be seen below:
Official statement released by Neymar's agency
Slightly before Neymar's tweet, his agency, NR Sports, issued an official statement to confirm the extrajudicial settlement. The statement read: "Sharing the information previously disclosed by FC Barcelona, we hereby confirm that we have reached an agreement with the Spanish club, putting an end to the pending legal proceedings between both parties".
Compartilhando informação divulgada mais cedo pelo @FCbarcelona , confirmamos que concluímos um acordo com o clube espanhol, colocando um ponto final nos procedimentos judiciais pendentes entre as partes. pic.twitter.com/2PgoR2SzjY— NR Sports (@agencianrsports) 26 de julio de 2021