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Rennes fan suing Neymar for French Cup slap

With PSG and Neymar still at odds, Alejandro Moreno says the Ligue 1 club needs to come down on the price to land the Brazilian.

The Rennes supporter who was hit in the face by Neymar following Paris Saint-Germain's French Cup finals loss last season has filed a lawsuit against the Brazil star.

The fan's lawyer, Philippe Ohayon, told L'Equipe newspaper that his client, whose identity has not been revealed, decided to take legal action after a meeting between members of Neymar's entourage and the alleged victim failed to ease tensions.

Ohayon was not immediately available for further comment.

The PSG striker was given a three-game...

Neymar gets three-match ban for Coupe de France fan altercation

Neymar has been banned for three games by the French Football Federation following an investigation into his altercation with a spectator after Paris Saint-Germain's Coupe de France final defeat to Rennes.

Neymar, who appeared to hit a member of the crowd while on his way to collect his runner-up medal after the defeat on penalties, could have faced a ban of up to eight matches for the incident. 

The punishment, which includes a suspended ban for a further two matches, means the...

PSG's Neymar warned by Tuchel after fan clash following cup final defeat

PSG coach Thomas Tuchel has warned Neymar to show more respect after the forward was involved in an altercation with a spectator following Saturday's Coupe de France final defeat to Rennes, with video footage appearing to show him striking the fan.

Rennes stunned PSG 6-5 on penalties after coming from two down to draw 2-2 in a match in which Neymar got on the scoresheet.

As the PSG squad walked up to receive their runners-up medals, Neymar initially pushed a supporter's hand away as he tried to...

Neymar hits out at young PSG teammates he says 'lack more ear than mouth'

Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar criticised some of his younger teammates after they lost the Coupe de France final to Rennes 6-5 on penalties after a 2-2 draw over 120 minutes.

The Brazil international doubled PSG's lead after Dani Alves' opener, but the Bretons fought back through a Presnel Kimpembe own goal and a Mexer strike before winning on penalties after Christopher Nkunku missed his kick.

Speaking in the mixed zone after the final whistle at Stade de France, Neymar urged his younger teammates...