KEY POINTS
  • Brazilian footballer Neymar has a $254 million buyout clause
  • Qatari owners of Paris St. Germain reportedly prepared to pay
  • BBC reports that Barcelona not ready to sell yet
Neymar of Barcelona celebrates his goal during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final first leg match.

The Brazilian soccer player Neymar is the subject of feverish transfer speculation as his club Barcelona rejects reports they will accept a world record bid from European rivals Paris St.Germain.

The soccer star has a transfer release clause of 220 million euros ($254 mn) which Brazilian sports channel Esporte Interativo says PSG will be happy to pay.