Neymar will extend his contract with Paris Saint-Germain until mid-2026 on Saturday, reports French sports newspaper

L'Équipe

.

The current contract of the 29-year-old star player expires in a year.

Neymar came in 2017 for a record amount of 222 million euros from FC Barcelona.

The Brazilian was recently associated with a return to the Spanish top club, but that does not seem to be the case.

At his first press conference in two years, Neymar said last week that he was "really happy" at the club, hinting at a possible contract extension.

Neymar gave PSG three league titles in a row, but failed to be decisive in the Champions League.

Last year, the top club from Paris lost the final and this week the French stranded in the semi-finals against Manchester City.

PSG would

also want to renew Kylian Mbappé's contract

, according to

L'Équipe

, because the agreement with the 22-year-old French attacker expires at the end of next season.

In the Ligue 1, PSG is in an exciting battle for a new national title.

As number two, the team of coach Mauricio Pochettino concedes four points to Lille OSC, which has played one more game.

View the results, the position and the program in Ligue 1