Brazil has a huge selection of soccer talent, from 2010 World Cup winners Ronaldinho and Ronaldo to Brazil’s first ever player to win the award for FIFA Player of the Year in Pele, to their current captain, Neymar. While Neymar is one of the top players in the world right now and his play has helped Brazil reach five consecutive World Cup finals, not many people outside of Brazil know all about him. In this article, we’ll take a look at top of 10 facts about him so that
Neymar is expensive
Neymar’s transfer from Barcelona to PSG was the most expensive transfer in football history at £200 million. He is one of the highest paid athletes in the world and his net worth is estimated at £144 million.
Neymar had a troubled childhood
Neymar’s mother and father divorced when he was just three years old. He was raised by his father and aunt. Neymar initially struggled to make his first team, but he soon made the move to Europe and quickly established himself as one of the top players in the world.
Neymar has a brother named Dani
In 2017, Brazilian soccer player Neymar quit playing for FC Barcelona. After being transferred to Paris Saint-Germain, Neymar was reportedly worth $263 million. His career has spanned ten years and he has won the FIFA World Player of the Year award four times. He is also a two-time FIFA Men’s Player of the Year.
Neymar is a Redondo Beach, California native
Brazilian soccer star Neymar was born on February 5, 1992, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He began playing professional football at a young age, first starting with Santos FC. Along with his brother Rafinha and their father, Neymar attended several different schools in the Rio area to prepare for Santos’ training sessions. Currently, he is an international player for the Brazilian national team and plays for FC Barcelona in Spain’s La Liga.
In 2013, Neymar was linked to the Brazilian Football Confederation’s (CBF) investigation into match fixing in UEFA Champions League games
Neymar is a Brazilian soccer player who currently plays for the Paris Saint-Germain. He is one of the best players in the world, and he has been selected to Brazil’s 23-man squad to play at the 2019 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Neymar was born on April 26, 1992, and became a professional footballer in 2008 when he signed with Santos FC.
On 24 February 2015, an ESPN report emerged which stated that on 17 May 2014, while playing for
Neymar was born on 5 February 1992 in Sao Caetano do Sul, Brazil. He is a Brazilian footballer who plays for Paris Saint-Germain and the Brazilian national team. Neymar became the captain of Santos at the age of 19, making him the youngest club captain in their history. On 29 July 2013, he made his international debut for Brazil against Honduras as a starter, becoming the youngest player to ever play for Brazil at 18 years, 275 days old. On 3 September 2014, Neymar scored his first international hat trick against Ecuador in a 4-2 victory.