Manchester United Transfers: Why Neymar Is Not the Right Fit at Old Trafford

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Manchester United Transfers: Why Neymar Is Not the Right Fit at Old Trafford
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On September 5, respected Sun journalist Neil Custis, brother of the Chief Football Writer, Sean, ran an article stating that Manchester United had put in a late bid of £38 million for Neymar.

There are many things that are questionable about this article, so it is no wonder that the Daily Mail ran a Santos denial the very same day.

So whether or not the Sun's "exclusive" was true (and Neil is usually quite sound with his United stories), there are other reasons to suggest that this would not be the deal to break United's transfer record. It would also have equalled the Premier League record set by Sergio Aguero's move to City.

So where is Neymar praying to end up and why would Fergie not buy him?

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