Neymar's Paris Saint-Germain move a backwards step: Ronaldo

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   PSG star Neymar is reportedly being eyed by Real Madrid

PSG President Nasser al-Khelaifi doesn't want to sell Neymar, but the opinion of the boss of the French club could change if Real Madrid would agree to let Paris and Cristiano Ronaldo.

Neymar's decision to leave Barcelona for Paris Saint-Germain was a "step back" in his development, according to Brazil legend Ronaldo.

Neymar, 25, completed a world-record £198million move from Barcelona to the French capital last summer and has scored 20 goals in his opening 22 appearances for PSG. "At that time, the Italian league was a lot more competitive", added Ronaldo, who won the FIFA World Player of the Year award three times in a stellar career that also included spells at Real Madrid and AC Milan.

In Madrid knew that to sign the Brazilian from Barcelona they did not succeed, but now Neymar belongs to the PSG that gives hope, "Creamy" on the successful completion of the transfer.

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"Sportingly, the decision is a step back, but there are challenges that everyone seeks", the 2002 FIFA World Cup victor said, as quoted by FourFourTwo.

Neymar cost PSG a world record 222 million euros ($264 million) in August when he joined from Barcelona.

Meanwhile, Ronaldo heaped praise on Manchester City young forward Gabriel Jesus, who he believes is Brazil's best central striker in several years.

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