Barcelona are set to offer Neymar a new contract worth £500,000-a-week to fend off interest from Manchester United, according to The Sun.
The Brazilian has emerged as a prime target for United with executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward prepared to sanction a stunning £137m bid to activate his release clause.
But the Catalan giants are determined to hold on to their man and hope the new deal, which would make Neymar the third highest paid player, will persuade him to stay at the Camp Nou.
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Arsenal were heavily linked with a summer bid for the Uruguayan after missing out on Karim Benzema but no move materialised.
But it is claimed the 28-year-old has his sights set on a move to Stamford Bridge at the end of the season.