Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior (born 5 February 1992), commonly known as Neymar or Neymar Jr., is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays for Spanish club FC Barcelona and is the captain for the Brazil national team. He plays as a forward or winger. Wikipedia
Born: 5th February, 1992, Mogi das Cruzes, SP
Height: 5' 9" (175 cm)
Claim to Fame: FC Barcelona, Brazil National Team
The Brazil international was made captain of his country in September and is therefore able to vote for the first time.
4 hours ago
Neymar has revealed who he voted for to win the Ballon d'Or, with Barcelona team-mate Lionel Messi his first pick ahead of Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo.
The Brazil international was made captain of his country in September and is therefore able to vote for the first time. And he did so by putting Messi's arch-rival at second place.
Barcelona team-mate Javier Mascherano took Neymar's third place... Read More
Posted by kitty1119 3 days ago
By Will Tidey , Global Sport Manager Dec 12, 2014
Neymar produced a "dive" celebration following his goal for Barcelona against PSG, which prompted some to suggest he was having a dig at Cristiano Ronaldo.
Ronaldo, you may remember, did this recently.
However, Neymar has set the record straight by explaining that his celebration was in fact pointed toward a friend who had promised to dive into a cold pool if he scored, via Sport.
This clip, from Neymar's Instagram account, shows the Brazilian's friend taking said dive.
It looks like the... Read More
Posted by kitty1119 7 days ago
By Miles Chambers
Nov 30, 2014 14:49:00
Brazil legend Ronaldo has told Neymar that the time has come for him to step up and take on Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi for the title of best player in the world.
Real Madrid forward Ronaldo and Barcelona's Messi have had a duopoly on the Ballon d'Or over the past six years that is expected to continue into 2015, even though Neymar shone at the 2014 World Cup before an injury killed his and Brazil's hopes of glory.
However, the now-retired Ronaldo - who won the Ballon d'Or twice, in 1997 and 2002... Read More
Posted by kitty1119 2 weeks ago
Javier Miguel | 27.11.2014 | 18:26h.
The Brazilian has been in fine goal scoring form this season and expected to continue that in Cyprus
Barcelona's handsome win and all round performance against APEOL left most of the club's travelling party happy. However, there was one player who returned to Barcelona not as happy as the rest. Neymar wasn't able to enjoy the 0-4 win in Nicosia as he'd have liked.
It all has an explanation. The Brazilian was convinced that, after their performance against Sevilla, the favoured attacking trio - himself, Suarez,... Read More
Posted by kitty1119 3 weeks ago
Brazil defeated Austria 2-1 in Vienna on Tuesday evening
Neymar seemed happy to sign a pitch invader's Barcelona shirt
Roberto Firmino and David Luiz goals clinched victory for Dunga's men
By ELLIOTT BRETLAND FOR MAILONLINE
PUBLISHED: 20:58 GMT, 18 November 2014 | UPDATED: 10:12 GMT, 19 November 2014
Neymar is probably used to taking time out to pose for pictures and sign autographs for his followers - but not usually on the pitch.
However, on Tuesday night, the Brazil star seemed more than happy to sign a Barcelona shirt after being... Read More
Posted by kitty1119 4 weeks ago