Neymar, in a file image


Neymar's answer when he was asked why he is not at the level of Messi and Cristiano

Published:10/10/2019 - 08:15h

Updated:10/10/2019 - 08:16h

The last two seasons of Neymar have been complicated, both sports and personal, but the Brazilian wants to be among the best

Tickets for FC Barcelona matches

In summer of 2017, Neymar took a surprising decision that pilló desprevenido to all the world: abandon the FC Barcelona for fichar by Paris Saint-Germain. During his two first seasons in the team of the French capital, the things are not him going out like him thought by fault of the injuries and in fact, in the last window of traspasos, had the intention to return to the Camp Nou.

Before going to Paris, Neymar was considered the heir of Leo Messi and the best player of the world after the Argentinian star and of Cristiano Ronaldo. During the present concentration with the Brazilian selection, a journalist made him a clear and conclusive question in room of press: "Why no longer you play to the level of Leo Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo?".

Neymar, without losing the calm after a question, alleged that his injuries have not left him have continuity in Paris Saint-Germain neither in the 'canarinha'. "My aim is to go back to be between the best, work to be between the best. In these last two years have not been between them two because I was several times lesionado. Long outside", it regretted.

Nevertheless, Neymar wanted to claim and backed in the numbers that achieved when it was not lesionado, in spite of the months that happened in the dry dam. "They were more than three months in each injury that had in these two years and this removes time, brakes you. But if you look the data and the numbers, can see that I never left to play to the football. Lamentably in the life of an athlete can happen this", manifested.

Finally, Neymar wished to have more luck with his physical state and promised to give war to put again between the best. "Has to give gone back the page, be prepared of the head to bear it. I look for to pray so that these things do not go back me to happen. And if I attain to be all this season, do not doubt that I go to be well up", sentenced.

Big start of season in the PSG

The words of Neymar ensuring that it wants to go back to put between the best players of the planet are backed by the big performance that is offering in this start of season. The Brazilian seems married with the goal and his so many are giving a lot of points to Paris Saint-Germain, achieving even that the French fans, that recently abused him, now have him 'indultado'.

Next match of FC Barcelona

La Liga | Jornada 21
FC Barcelona

Valencia - FC Barcelona

Saturday, 25 of January of 2020 16:00h
Estadio de Mestalla
Buy tickets
Calendar FC Barcelona
Related Content
Today highlights

Most read