Tag: Neymar

Injury not serious, Neymar assures fans

London: Neymar has reassured fans that an injury he suffered during Brazil’s 1-0 victory over Cameroon in a friendly is not serious. The Paris Saint-Germain forward limped off early in the match at Stadium MK on Tuesday with what appeared to be an adductor muscle injury, reports Xinhua news agency. “It was nothing serious,” Neymar […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Brazil beat Mexico to enter FIFA World Cup 2018 quarter finals

Samara (Russia): Brazil’s talisman Neymar scored one and assisted another in the second-half as the five-time world champions defeated Mexico 2-0 here on Monday to enter the FIFA World Cup quarter-finals. Neymar scored from a close-range in the 51st minute before setting up for Roberto Firmino’s strike in the 88th minute as Mexico failed to […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Neymar undergoes successful foot surgery

Rio de Janeiro: Paris Saint-Germain and Brazil forward Neymar has undergone successful surgery on his injured right foot, according to the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF). The 26-year-old suffered a fractured fifth metatarsal during PSG’s 3-0 Ligue 1 victory over Marseille on February 25, reports Xinhua news agency. Brazil national team doctor Rodrigo Lasmar performed the […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Messi bids farewell to Neymar

Barcelona: FC Barcelona star forward Lionel Messi on Wednesday bid farewell to teammate and “friend” Neymar after the Catalan giants confirmed that the Brazil star is set to leave. “It was an enormous pleasure to have shared these years with you Neymar, friend. I wish you a lot of luck in the next stage of […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Time to forget 2014 World Cup heartache: Neymar

Rio de Janeiro: Neymar has urged his Brazil teammates to bury the harrowing memory of the last FIFA World Cup and write a new chapter in the country’s storied football history in Russia next year. Saddled with the pressure of hosting their first World Cup in 64 years, Brazil’s hopes of winning a fairytale sixth […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Messi, Neymar win Copa del Rey final for Barcelona

Madrid: Argentine Lionel Messi and Brazilian Neymar, with one goal each against Alaves, were responsible for winning FC Barcelona’s third straight Copa del Rey tourney 3-1. The two unstoppable players wrapped up the match just before halftime. After failing to win the La Liga championship and eliminated in the UEFA Cup quarter-finals, the Barcelona squad […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Neymar hat-trick keeps Spanish title race alive up to last week of season

Madrid: Neymar scored a hat-trick for FC Barcelona as the La Liga leaders won 4-1 in Las Palmas to ensure that the race for the title will go into the last weekend of the football season. Barca remain level on points with Real Madrid, but Madrid’s 4-1 win at home to Sevilla means that if […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Brazilian Police Decline To Charge Neymar With Rape

Sao Paulo: Brazilian police have found insufficient evidence to charge soccer star Neymar with rape in connection with an encounter that occurred two months ago in Paris. Brazilian newspaper Folha de Sao Paulo, citing an unnamed source, has reported that Inspector Juliana Lopes Bussacos declined to press charges against Neymar after identifying contradictions in the […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Neymar, Di Maria, Paredes Test Positive For COVID-19

Paris: Brazilian star Neymar is among three Paris St Germain players who have tested positive for COVID-19 after tests were carried out on Wednesday afternoon, according to French sports daily L’Equipe. The other two players are Argentine duo Angel Di Maria and Leandro Paredes, it said. The positive tests come eight days before PSG travel […]

  • Tuesday, 13 April 2021