Neymar's proposed move to Real Madrid could be in jeopardy due to the Brazilian's underlying injury concerns.
Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar has been strongly linked with a return to Spain, with former club FC Barcelona and Real both said to be interested in his services.
Los Blancos have reportedly increased their efforts to sign the Brazilian forward in recent days, but the deal could fall through because of the player's recent injury concerns.
According to Marca, Real are asking for a guarantees regarding the 27-year-old's physical condition, and are particularly concerned about the number of foot injuries he has suffered since joining PSG.
Neymar has spent considerable time on the sidelines since moving to France, and has made only 37 Ligue 1 appearances out of a possible 76.
It has been reported that Real are comfortable with the financial aspects of a deal for Neymar, which could take the form of a loan or permanent transfer, but are now waiting for Les Parisiens to confirm the player's medical condition.
The Brazil international joined PSG from Barcelona in 2017 for a world-record fee of €222 million (R3.7 billion).
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