How fair is Neymar’s $263 million transfer fee?
Neymar Jr, Barcelona and PSG have just set a record transfer fee. Will we be seeing more top clubs and players follow in their footsteps? I'm afraid so.
Let’s see here: How could you spend $263 million?
You can finance 26 episodes of “Game of Thrones” and watch them first-hand, not to wait until they get leaked online. If you know the art of the deal, you can buy 20 four-bedroom, 6,850-square-foot Trump Tower penthouses. You can even book Kayne West for a private party every day for a year.
That’s all fantasy-world stuff, but French club Paris Saint-Germain has actually spent that entire sum on a 25-year-old playmaker.
Their gobsmacking $263 mill…