Neymar to stay with Santos until 2014 World Cup

Updated: 10 November 2011 18:57 IST

Neymar has agreed to a new contract with Santos that ties him to the Brazilian club until the South American country hosts the 2014 World Cup.

Sao Paulo:

Neymar has agreed to a new contract with Santos that ties him to the Brazilian club until the South American country hosts the 2014 World Cup.

Despite widespread talk of a possible move to Real Madrid or Barcelona, Neymar said Wednesday he made the decision to stay with Santos because it's where he believes he will be the happiest.

Brazil's most promising young star in years, Neymar said the contract will allow him to stay near his family and friends for as long as possible.

Topics : Football Uruguay Brazil
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