French President Emmanuel Macron gave his seal of approval to Barcelona forward Neymar’s expected transfer to Paris Saint-Germain.
“It adds attractiveness. Yes, it’s good news,” Macron told journalists as he visited a holiday centre for children outside Paris.
Macron also congratulated Qatari-owned PSG’s chairman Nasser Al-Khelaifi, who was attending the same event.
“Congratulations, I believe there has been good news,” the president told Al-Khelaifi.