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Pedro Manchester United: Barcelona star’s SHOCK illness could derail transfer

Pedro Manchester United deal in doubt after Neymar illness.

Barcelona forward Neymar has reportedly contracted mumps, which could throw the Pedro Manchester United deal into doubt this summer.

The Brazilian international is expected to be out of action for the next few weeks, meaning Pedro will now be needed by Luis Enrique as a backup up front.

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The Spaniard had fallen behind Neymar in the pecking order at the Nou Camp, but the Daily Mirror now reports that he could be about to become a key player for the Catalan giants for the start of the season.

Neymar was in superb form for Barca as they won the treble last season, and this news will come as a big blow for the La Liga champions as they start their season.

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