Mercato: Galtier convinced Neymar during their discussions on his role at PSG (UOL)

Long announced close to a departure from PSG, Neymar would have regained confidence after having exchanged with Christophe Galtier, his new coach, according to UOL. The repositioning of the Brazilian was at the heart of the discussions.

Neymar is in the process of finding credit in Paris. The Brazilian, announced pushed towards the exit from the end of May, finds defenders within the PSG. According to UOL, this is particularly the case for their new coach, Christophe Galtier, from whom the striker “came closer” and with whom he “had conversations that he considers positive”.

The two men would have exchanged in particular concerning “tactical concepts, its positioning on the ground and a variation of function that did not exist under (Mauricio) Pochettino »according to the Brazilian media.

A passage in the expected axis

Yet seen as a pariah by his management just a few weeks ago, Neymar would now feel confident, seduced by Galtier’s promise to entrust him with “new responsibilities on the ground in this new phase” according to UOL. There too, the Brazilian media evokes a track: a much more constant axial positioning of the ex-Barcelonian, second number 10 of the team. A role shared with Lucas Paqueta for several months already in the Brazilian selection, and which he could occupy alternately with Lionel Messi in Paris.

Under contract until June 2027 with PSG, Neymar wants to relaunch in France, in particular with the aim of approaching the World Cup in Qatar at its best (from November 21 to December 18, 2022). Appeared concerned and applied since his return to training, “Ney” recently said to himself ” confident “ regarding the continuation of his adventure with Paris and the season to come. Galtier also seems to be, given the confidence he has had in him since his arrival.

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