Football legend Pele congratulated Neymar on his world record move to Paris Saint Germain, telling his successor in the famed Brazilian number 10 shirt: "Good luck for your new challenge".

"Paris is a beautiful city and one of my favourites in the world," three-time World Cup winner Pele wrote on Twitter.

Neymar penned a five-year deal with PSG on Thursday after completing his record €222 million transfer from Barcelona.