Jamie Carragher has questioned Neymar’s decision to move to PSG, claiming that solely cash was his motivation.
Neymar was in shiny kind as PSG reached the semi-finals of the Champions League for the second year operating.
The French giants took revenge over Bayern Munich, who defeated them within the final of the competition last season.
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However Carragher believes individuals like Neymar and Kylian Mbappe are wasted at PSG, claiming the duo ought to be on the lookout for their commerce in a extra aggressive league than Ligue 1.
“He has gone there to do one thing the membership has by no means accomplished earlier than, and additionally to win the BallO a year,” said Carragher CBS. “They have been the 2 causes he went there.
“I believe going there was going out of Messi’s shadow in Barcelona, he did not really feel like he had ever gained the Ballon a year.
“The Ballon a year… for the best players within the world it is one thing to aspire to, that is the dream, the best players within the world go for that year within the year out.
“If PSG wins the Champions League this year, will probably be a throw between him and Mbappe who will win the Ballon this year.
“So that they have been the explanations he went. I do not prefer to see him there; I do not assume players of the standard of Neymar and Mbappe ought to be enjoying for Paris Saint-Germain.
“[Sorry] if I have been to upset PSG followers. They shouldn’t be enjoying within the French league. It is a bad league, it is a median league, and it is all about these nights within the Champions League, mainly. ”
When weighing whether or not PSG will win the competition disproves his argument, Carragher replied: “In no way. We’re speaking in regards to the French league.
“No matter league he’s in, he shall be within the Champions League. Whether or not in Barcelona, England, France, Italy, it would not matter.
“Enjoying week in, week out in France, players of that high quality shouldn’t be enjoying in that league. It isn’t adequate. ”
He later added: “The best players do not play in France. They’re there for cash solely. Nobody can inform me that the French league is a best league. ”