The world’s the majority expensive player confirmed his new role as Puma’s poster boy in an unlock letter posted on communal media.
“I grow up watching videos of huge football legends such as Pele, Cruyff, Eusebio and Maradona….who each played in Puma.
“For these reason, from today onward, I have the honour to join with the brand that helped the main tradition of football become what they are,” he wrote.
Neither Neymar nor Puma gave particulars of the distance end to end of the contract or how a great deal it was value.
conjecture has been flying that the 28-year-old would symbol with Puma since his backing deal ended with Nike, the corporation that had sponsored him since he was a 13-year-old prodigy. – Puma statue –
News that a contract had been struck was first in print by Brazilian sports site Esporte Interativo, which is known for contravention the narrative of Neymar´s transfer from Barcelona to PSG in 2017.
Citing “exclusive information,” it said particulars on the accord and Neymar’s first promotional appearance for Puma were predictable “in the pending days.”
Neymar had appear to drop hints that a contract was close, said Esporte Interativo.
He lately followed Puma, PumaFootball and eight other accounts associated with the make on Instagram, and post a picture of himself Thursday with what appear to be a statue of a puma in the backdrop
Neymar’s last agreement with Nike was allegedly an 11-year contract worth a total $105 million.