Neymar signs for Barcelona: Brazilian forward moves for £48.6m

Brazilian forward Neymar signs for Barcelona after the Spanish champions agree a fee of £48.6m with his former club Santos.

The 21-year-old has signed a five-year deal at the Nou Camp having scored 138 goals in 229 matches for the Sao Paulo club, a record in the post-Pele era.

Neymar - scorer of 20 goals in 33 international appearances - will return to Brazil for the Confederations Cup, which begins on Saturday 15 June.