Neymar arrives in Paris after world record transfer

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Paris (AFP)

Brazil's Neymar arrived in Paris on Friday following his world record transfer from Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain, airport officials told AFP.

The superstar forward, who moved for 222 million euros ($264m), arrived at Le Bourget airport and was seen leaving a private jet and getting into a car which joined a motorcade heading towards the city centre, the sources said.

He is due to be presented at a press conference at the Parc des Princes at 1130 GMT.