Neymar is known as a talented Brazilian football player, he has also become the hope and pride of football here. Through here, let’s learn more about the biography of this young player.
Neymar’s birth name is Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior, was born on February 5, 1992, is an outstanding young player from a very young age. And at the age of 17, he also started his playing career. Currently, he is playing as a striker for the Paris Saint-Germain club and the Brazilian team. He is known as the best player.
At the age of 17 he helped the club win two consecutive Campeonato Paulista titles, Copa do Brasil and Copa Libertadores in 2011, and Santos’ first Copa Libertadores since 1963. Not only that, during that time he was 2 times won the South American Football Player of the Year award. On the pitch, he is known to be the most famous sportsman in the world.
Neymar club career
In 2009, he played for Santos FC, and in the following years, he became the top goalscorer for his team, also helping them win a lot. Specifically, he has scored a total of 54 goals in 103 appearances for the club. During his time here, he also received many compliments from his colleagues.
Entering 2010, he made his international debut in a year-end friendly match when Brazilian manager Dung ignored him. This has caused a lot of controversy for public opinion as well as football matches. However, in the following year, he also scored twice for Brazil and won a silver medal for the team.
Thanks to that, he has been interested in many of the biggest clubs in the world. In 2013 Neymar signed with Barcelona. In the same year, he scored 4 goals to finish winning the tournament, also beating Spain in the final. He impressed everyone for the goal in many important matches. The following season, he also scored 39 goals and brought home team honors.
In the 2014 FIFA World Cup, Neymar scored 4 goals in the tournament but he was injured in the quarter-final against Colombia and was unable to play in the semi-final against Germany. So Brazil was eliminated in this match.
The above article has shared football knowledge with you about the biographical information of the Neymar player as well as his career.