Neymar, who will move to Barcelona for an estimated £23.9m, confirmed via the photo-sharing service Instagram that he will sign the contract on Monday after he plays his final match for Santos against Flamengo on Sunday.
According to Goal.com; the Brazil international will earn around £6m-a-year at Barcelona while the Spanish club have also agreed to play two friendly matches against Santos – one at home and another away – as part of the deal.
“I won’t be able to hold this until Monday. My family and friends already know my decision. On Monday, I sign with Barcelona,” Neymar wrote.
“I want to thank the Santos fans for these incredible nine years. My feeling for club and fans will never change. It’s eternal!
“Only a club like Santos FC could give me everything I have lived on and off the field. I thank the wonderful fans who supported me fish even in the most difficult moments.
“Titles, goals, dribbling, celebrations and songs that fans created for me will be forever in my heart. I will be sure to play the match tomorrow in Brasilia.