Neymar, who signed with Al Hilal earlier this week, will allegedly enjoy benefits such as residing in a home with 25 bedrooms.
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Neymar’s Lucrative Move to Al Hilal: Lavish Contract and Extravagant Requests
Brazilian striker Neymar was acquired by Saudi Pro League team Al Hilal for €90 million (£77.6 million) from Paris Saint-Germain (PSG). Neymar will sign a two-year contract to join the Saudi team. Neymar allegedly obtained a number of additional benefits, including a whopping £2.5 million-per-week contract, in addition to the astounding sum of his brand-new Al Hilal agreement.
According to a The Sun article, Neymar has requested three luxury vehicles for himself, four Mercedes G Wagons for his entourage, and a Mercedes van with a driver from Al-Hilal management. Additionally, it’s said that Neymar asked for a specific driver to be on call 24/7 for him, his buddies, and family members. According to reports, the list of premium vehicles includes a Lamborghini Huracan, an Aston Martin DBX, and a Bentley Continental GP. Neymar has also wished for Acai juice and guarana beverages to constantly be available in his home’s refrigerator.
Neymar’s Elaborate Requests and Sky-High Salary in Al Hilal Move
Junior has reportedly requested a sous-cook to assist his personal Brazilian chef as well as the installation of three saunas in his home. The former talisman of Barcelona has asked that Al Hilal pay for all of his travel, lodging, and meal expenses.
The Saudi house, which has been given to Junior, will include 25 rooms and a pool, according to The Mirror. During his time at Al Hilal, the 31-year-old is projected to make £173.8 million annually. With the Al Hilal deal, Junior is now the third highest-paid player in the Saudi Pro League, after Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Benzema, a former Real Madrid colleague, signed for the Saudi Arabian champions Al Ittihad on a free transfer this summer while Ronaldo joined Al Nassr in December of last year.
Neymar’s Excitement for New Challenge at Al Hilal and Past Achievements
“Meeting top-notch players on the other teams is thrilling and inspires you to perform even better, so it’s exciting. And it goes without saying that the thrill is considerably higher when you play against Ronaldo, Benzema, or (Roberto) Firmino. The team has to include excellent players, in my opinion. Evidently, it influences some of the choices you make during your career. For sure, it was for me. Junior was reported by Reuters as stating, “I am really thrilled to create a new tale pursuing all the goals with the club and my team mates – winning more and more trophies and realizing the club’s vision.
After completing his 2017 transfer from Barcelona to PSG, Junior established himself as the most expensive player in the world. Junior scored 118 goals in 173 games for the Paris Saint-Germain giants. He spent six seasons with PSG before leaving to begin a new mission in Saudi Arabia.