first_img Barcelona star Neymar Barcelona are confident they can extend the contract of Manchester United target Neymar.The Brazil captain was linked with a world-record switch to Old Trafford in the summer as Louis van Gaal looked to bolster his forward line.Neymar also recently admitted he held ‘conversations’ with United over a potencial move to the Premier League.However, Barcelona technical director Robert Fernandez claims Barcelona are working on a new contract for Neymar and remain hopeful he will stay.“The renewal hasn’t been stopped. We’ll reach an agreement because he is a very important player and we want him to stay here,” Fernandez told SER.“Sooner or later we’ll reach an agreement, if possible this season.“He’s a potential Ballon d’Or winner. He’s the second best in the world after Lionel Messi. Neymar will definitely be a candidate.” 1last_img