Neymar has been named Handicap International’s first-ever ambassador at a ceremony at the United Nations in Geneva.
Paris Saint-Germain’s new golden boy told reporters the honour to work with the organisation that advocates for the rights of disabled people marked “a unique moment” in his life.
The event saw the 25-year-old forward elevated to the top of the giant “Broken Chair” monument, which sits in the main square outside the UN’s European headquarters.
Neymar said his precise role with Handicap International had not yet been ironed out, but voiced hope it would “be a successful partnership”.
Neymar earned rave reviews for his goalscoring debut with PSG this week, which