Barcelona’s hero for Wednesday’s match against PSG, Neymar, has expressed his confidence that the team’s superstar, Lionel Messi will extend his contract with the La Liga giants.
The Argentine’s present contract will end in 2018, but speculation over his future has intensified with discussions over a new deal seemingly moving slowly.
Speaking after Barcelona completed their record-breaking Champions League comeback against Paris Saint-Germain, Neymar expressed hopes that Messi will extend his stay with the Spanish giants.
“Leo will renew,” the Brazilian informed beIN Sports.
“That is for sure.”
Neymar scored a late brace and set up Sergi Roberto’s decisive 95th-minute goal. He also won a penalty which was converted by Messi in the first half of the game.