Neymar: Honour to join Barca

Neymar has briefly commented on the ‘honour’ it is to sign for Barcelona, after his transfer from Santos was confirmed.

News broke over the weekend that a deal for the 21-year-old to move to the Camp Nou this summer had been reached.

Speaking after his last game for his Brazilian side, the forward reflected on what awaits him from this summer.

“It’s a dream to be able to play for Barca. I thank God for making this possible,” Neymar told reporters

“It’s an honour to be able to play with Messi, Xavi and Iniesta.

“I’m happy and thankful to Santos, and now I’m thinking about Barca.”

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