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Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar: 'I'm not proud of transfer fee'

Neymar: 'I'm not proud of transfer fee'
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Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar says that he is "not proud" of being regarded as the most expensive player in history.

Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar has suggested that he takes no pride from being signed for £200m.

Last summer, PSG surprised the football world with the big-money acquisition of the 26-year-old, who is already being linked with a switch to Real Madrid.

However, Neymar has suggested that he attempts to take no notice of the transfer fee, claiming that he does not think that he is worth the money.

The Brazil international told Spox.com: "I'm not proud of the transfer fee, nor of the fact I'm the most expensive player ever.

"That's just money and nothing else. I cannot help it. Personally, I would have paid less for myself. I'm proud that I've achieved my childhood goal. That was, and is, most important to me."

Neymar scored 28 goals during his first campaign at the Parc des Princes.

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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Paris Saint-GermainPSG1010003763130
2Lille107121981122
3Montpellier HSCMontpellier10541147719
4Marseille106132216619
5Lyon105231612417
6Saint-EtienneSt Etienne104421213-116
7StrasbourgStrasbourg104331814415
8Bordeaux104241313014
9Toulouse103431016-613
10Angers103341213-112
11Rennes103341315-212
12Caen102531013-311
13Reims10253510-511
14Nice10325714-711
15Nimes102441318-510
16Dijon103161015-510
17AmiensAmiens103161118-710
18NantesNantes102351216-49
19MonacoMonaco101361015-56
20GuingampGuingamp10136618-126

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