PSG forward, Neymar has come out to laugh off suggestions that he is overweight after recent criticisms. This is coming amid reports that the Brazilian is not playing in his ideal playing shape.
According to him, it was his jersey that was a large size and he is still at his normal weight, even if he admits he didn’t play well.
Neymar added that he is not focused on his personal performance as long as his team wins.
His words, “The shirt was size G (large), I’m at my weight. Next game I’ll order an M.”
“Did we play well? No! Did we win? Yes!”
Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior, born 5 February 1992), known as Neymar, is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays as a forward for Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain and the Brazil national team. He is widely considered as one of the best players in the world.
Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior was born in Mogi das Cruzes, São Paulo, to Neymar Santos Sr. and Nadine da Silva. He inherited his name from his father, who is a former footballer and became his son’s advisor as Neymar’s talents began to grow.
Neymar comments on his father’s role: “My father has been by my side since I was little. He takes care of things, my finances and my family.”
Growing up, Neymar combined his love of futsal with street football. Neymar said that futsal had a massive influence on him growing up, helping him develop his technique, speed of thought and ability to perform moves in tight spaces.
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