Neymar thanks Santos

Neymar has confirmed he will join Barcelona on Monday but has thanked Santos for 'nine incredible years'.

The 21-year-old will sign for the Blaugrana next week on a five-year deal thought to be worth around €7m per season.

And the Brazilian youngster has admitted that he will miss life in his home country.

“I am with my family and friends and they have have helped me to write these words, but now I cannot wait until Monday,” he posted on his official Twitter page.

“My family and friends now know my decision. On Monday I will sign my contract with Barcelona.

My feelings for Santos will never change and are eternal. I want to thank the Santos fans for nine incredible years.”

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