NEYMAR has told his father he wants any potential move to Real Madrid sorted before the World Cup, according to reports in Spain.
The Brazilian, 26, only joined Paris Saint-Germain from Barcelona for a world record £198million last summer.
But he has regularly been tipped to join Los Blancos with a summer overhaul in attack expected at the Bernabeu.
However, Sport report he does not want to go Russia with his future undecided so any transfer would only happen if it is sorted before the World Cup.
AS are reporting that Nike could yet front the money for what would be another world record obliterating transfer.
Real Madrid have been told they will have to pay around £355m in order to wrap up the deal.
But they will need to sell some of their big names in order to free up the funds.
Recent reports had suggested the Brazilian had offered himself to former club Barcelona, but the Nou Camp giants have rejected this.
After failing so spectacularly in the tournament which his country hosted four years ago, Neymar man is desperate to make amends.