Neymar

Neymar da Silva is a famous Brazilian footballer who plays for the Brazilian national team and FC Barcelona. At the age of 23 he has already become of the most popular football players in the world and his form is constantly increasing from one season to another. The Brazilian star was born in 1992 in Santos and at the age of 7 he joined the academy of the football club Santos. His career developement grew and Neymar even spent a year in the academy of Real Madrid but then returned to Brazil. In 2009 Neymar signed his first professional contract with Santos and the next year the Brazilian star won Copa Libertadores. The year 2011 was also significant for the young football star because Junior Neymar obtained FIFA Puskas Award and declared the best footballer of South America. Besides, he was nominated to the FIFA Ballon d’Or but lost to Lionel Messi in 2011.

The new era began for Neymar in 2013 when he was transferred to the Spanish team, Barcelona and became one of the team leaders. The new Barcelonian star scored a goal in his first official match against Atletico Madrid and this goal brought Barca the Spanish Super Cup. Neymar had a good season but Barca won no other trophy, therefore it wasn’t called a successful season for the young Brazilian star. The second season started more successfully – Neymar got in extremely good shape and became an integral part of well-known Barcelona trio – Messi-Neymar-Suarez. The Catalan team defeated Atletico in the quarterfinal of the Spanish Cup and in La liga Barcelona is one point below Real Madrid. Neymar has scored 16 goals already this season in the championship. Neymar transfer to Barcelona is also connected with huge scandal. It was said that Barca paid Santos about 90 million euro but according to the official documents the amount of transfer was about 50 million. This scandal forced the previous president of FC Barcelona to leave his post. The new president became Juan Maria Bartomea whose presidential term will end in summer 2015.

For Brazil, Neymar has become a leader and the young star proved it during the World Cup took place in summer 2014. He did everything possible to help the team obtain main prize but he was injured in quarterfinal and couldn’t play in the tourney anymore. Brazil was defeated by the German team in semifinal by a devastating score of 1:7. A year earlier Neymar along with the Brazilian team won the Confederation Cup and during the tourney. He was awarded the best player of the Cup.

PSG will reportedly pay Neymar N1.2bn if he wins the Ballon d'Or

PSG will reportedly pay Neymar N1.2bn if he wins the Ballon d'Or

PSG will reportedly pay Neymar N1.2bn if he wins the Ballon d'Or
Tension at PSG as Neymar bans top striker from following his fan club

Tension at PSG as Neymar bans top striker from following his fan club

The feud between PSG new signing Neymar with teammate Edinson Cavani took another turn today after the Brazilian banned his teammate from his Instagram.

Tension at PSG as Neymar bans top striker from following his fan club
Tension rises in PSG as Cavani rejects massive money from club owner to hand over penalty duties to Neymar

Tension rises in PSG as Cavani rejects massive money from club owner to hand over penalty duties to Neymar

Edinson Cavani's feud with PSG team-mate Neymar has escalated after the Uruguayan rejected a €1million offer by the club to pass on penalty duties to Neymar.

Tension rises in PSG as Cavani rejects massive money from club owner to hand over penalty duties to Neymar
Leaked document shows the outrageous money Neymar makes in a day in PSG

Leaked document shows the outrageous money Neymar makes in a day in PSG

Leaked document shows the outrageous money Neymar makes in a day in PSG,German media outlet Der Spiegel have got their hands on a report that reveals it.

Leaked document shows the outrageous money Neymar makes in a day in PSG
No Neymar! no drama, no party as PSG winning streak comes to an end

No Neymar! no drama, no party as PSG winning streak comes to an end

Paris St-Germain failed to make it seven wins out of seven as they were held to a goalless draw against Montpellier in the Ligue 1 round of 7 games...

No Neymar! no drama, no party as PSG winning streak comes to an end
Paris-Saint-Germain drop Neymar from squad to face Montpellier for crucial reason

Paris-Saint-Germain drop Neymar from squad to face Montpellier for crucial reason

Paris-Saint-Germain are yet to make any announcement to explain the rationale behind their decision to have left the former Barcelona star out of the squad.

Paris-Saint-Germain drop Neymar from squad to face Montpellier for crucial reason
Neymar becomes the bigger man with his latest actions in ongoing dispute with Cavani

Neymar becomes the bigger man with his latest actions in ongoing dispute with Cavani

Neymar has apologised to Paris Saint-Germain teammate Edinson Cavani following their penalty row in a 2 - 0 win over Ligue 1 rivals Lyon last weekend.

Neymar becomes the bigger man with his latest actions in ongoing dispute with Cavani
Dani Alves throw shades at ex-Atletico Madrid striker over criticizing Neymar

Dani Alves throw shades at ex-Atletico Madrid striker over criticizing Neymar

Brazilian fullback Dani Alves responded to insults from the ex-Manchester striker Diego Forlan as the controversy surrounding fellow teammate Neymar lingers.

Dani Alves throw shades at ex-Atletico Madrid striker over criticizing Neymar
Neymar vs Cavani: PSG finally reveal who will be taking the club's penalties

Neymar vs Cavani: PSG finally reveal who will be taking the club's penalties

PSG have come to a final decision on who will be taking the Ligue 1 leaders' penalties in the future following the on-field spat between Edinson Cavani.

Neymar vs Cavani: PSG finally reveal who will be taking the club's penalties
Still enemies? Checkout what Cavani and Neymar were caught doing days after fighting each other in a match

Still enemies? Checkout what Cavani and Neymar were caught doing days after fighting each other in a match

Neymar and Edinson Cavani have been spotted standing and training together despite their onfield confrontation in the 2 - 0 win over Lyon last weekend.

Still enemies? Checkout what Cavani and Neymar were caught doing days after fighting each other in a match
Antonio Conte tells Chelsea to sign unsettled PSG superstar in January 2018

Antonio Conte tells Chelsea to sign unsettled PSG superstar in January 2018

Reports emerged that Neymar wants Cavani sold after the dispute which saw them come to blows on more than one occasion over who should be on set-piece duty.

Antonio Conte tells Chelsea to sign unsettled PSG superstar in January 2018
Revealed! The full gist of how Neymar and Cavani almost came to blows in the dressing room after on-field confrontation

Revealed! The full gist of how Neymar and Cavani almost came to blows in the dressing room after on-field confrontation

Neymar and Edison Cavani clashed on the field, while the Uruguayan stormed out 20 minutes after full-time in PSG's win over Lyon as tensions rise at PSG.

Revealed! The full gist of how Neymar and Cavani almost came to blows in the dressing room after on-field confrontation
Neymar parties with Hamilton amidst fierce confrontation with teammate

Neymar parties with Hamilton amidst fierce confrontation with teammate

Edinson Cavani and Neymar continued their on-field feud over set piece taking into the dressing room after PSG’s 2-0 win over Lyon according to reports.

Neymar parties with Hamilton amidst fierce confrontation with teammate
PSG boss finally speaks on Neymar's confrontation with Cavani

PSG boss finally speaks on Neymar's confrontation with Cavani

PSG boss Unai Emery has called on his attackers Neymar and Edinson Cavani to "sort it out" after their set-piece disagreements against Lyon in a league match.

PSG boss finally speaks on Neymar's confrontation with Cavani
Dani Alves explains what actually happened in Neymar's confrontation with Cavani

Dani Alves explains what actually happened in Neymar's confrontation with Cavani

PSG defender Dani Alves has explained his part in the squabble between team-mates Neymar and Edinson Cavani over a free-kick in Sunday’s 2-0 victory over Lyon.

Dani Alves explains what actually happened in Neymar's confrontation with Cavani
PSG to run out of Neymar's jersey for this sensational reason

PSG to run out of Neymar's jersey for this sensational reason

Paris Saint-Germain are sensationally poised to run out of Neymar shirts after selling a whopping 120,000 jerseys of the Brazilian captain in just one month.

PSG to run out of Neymar's jersey for this sensational reason
Big egos! Cavani, Neymar clash over penalty in PSG win over Lyon (video)

Big egos! Cavani, Neymar clash over penalty in PSG win over Lyon (video)

Attackers Edison Cavani and Neymar twice had a falling out over who would be in charge of set-piece duties in PSG's 2 - 0 home win over league rivals Lyon.

Big egos! Cavani, Neymar clash over penalty in PSG win over Lyon (video)
Neymar shines again as Mbappe escapes major attack after helping PSG destroy Celtic (photos)

Neymar shines again as Mbappe escapes major attack after helping PSG destroy Celtic (photos)

Kylian Mbappe made it two goals in two games and Neymar 5 out of 5 as they both scored in Paris Saint Germain 5-0 away victory in Group B of Champions League.

Neymar shines again as Mbappe escapes major attack after helping PSG destroy Celtic (photos)
Neymar reveals the real reason why he really quit Barcelona to join PSG

Neymar reveals the real reason why he really quit Barcelona to join PSG

Neymar won eight trophies including the Champions League at Barca in 2015 but the Brazilian feels PSG have a better chance of winning the trophy going forward.

Neymar reveals the real reason why he really quit Barcelona to join PSG
Mbappe scores on his debut but Neymar steals the show as PSG run riot against 10-man Metz

Mbappe scores on his debut but Neymar steals the show as PSG run riot against 10-man Metz

Kylian Mbappe got off to a bright start at Paris Saint-Germain as he helped his team defeat 10-man Metz 5-1 on Friday September 8 but Neymar was the man again.

Mbappe scores on his debut but Neymar steals the show as PSG run riot against 10-man Metz
Neymar, 4 other unfaithful superstars who betrayed their clubs and fans (photos)

Neymar, 4 other unfaithful superstars who betrayed their clubs and fans (photos)

The game of football is arguably the most popular and watched sporting activity in the world considering the numbers of fans that watch the game at the stands.

Neymar, 4 other unfaithful superstars who betrayed their clubs and fans (photos)
Checkout the huge mansion Neymar is set to live in during his stint at PSG (photos)

Checkout the huge mansion Neymar is set to live in during his stint at PSG (photos)

With earnings of around €600,000 per-week after tax, PSG new boy Neymar has cash to spend and he is doing just that on a newly rented mansion in Paris.

Checkout the huge mansion Neymar is set to live in during his stint at PSG (photos)
Trouble looms for Barcelona as Neymar advices club’s target against joining them this summer

Trouble looms for Barcelona as Neymar advices club’s target against joining them this summer

Neymar has told Philippe Coutinho not to join Barcelona, according to a report in Brazil The former Barcelona attacker had a bitter divorce from the Catalan clu

Trouble looms for Barcelona as Neymar advices club’s target against joining them this summer
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