We were saved one of those transfers sagas that define a football summer late last night as Neymar, Santos and Barcelona confirmed what we knew for months now that the Brazilian wonderkid is on his way to Catalonia. In the modern world of the football transfer it was Instagram that Neymar took to to confirm the deal:
But even then if you weren't sure it was the fact he followed Barca on his Twitter account that truly meant the deal was on. More importantly he's also started following Balotelli
There is already a welcome to Barcelona video on YouTube today. A forward line of Neymar, Messi and Inestia supported by Xavi, Busquets and Fabregas suggests that perhaps the supposed era of German i.e Bayern dominance might last a whole year.