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The drama that lived Neymar in Brazil 2014: "it could not move the legs…"

Published:12/10/2021 - 22:50h

Updated:12/10/2021 - 22:50h

Neymar Jr Remembered the fateful moment of the injury during the party between Brazil and Colombia by the Glass of the World, which by little leaves it without walking

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It was in 2014 when Brazil and Colombia measured for encarar the quarter-finals of the Glass of the World. To few minutes for the pitazo final of the commitment, and with 2-1 in favour of the Canarinha, Neymar Jr collapsed in the floor after a rodillazo of Camilo Zúñiga in the low part of the back. That fault, although then desconocía, was near to finish with the career of the now footballer of Paris Saint-Germain.

"It was a moment... Of the worst moments of my career. It spoilt me the dream to play a World-wide, to play a semifinal, the final. When I hurt me in the back, Marcelo tried to help me to raise me, but could not. It tried to move the legs, but could not, did not have strengths to raise me", exposed the Brazilian star in a new delivery of DAZN Originals.

"They carried me to the infirmary. They remained two minutes to finish, and there, in the infirmary of the stadium, memory that had the leg bent and the doctors pulled it to me, and felt a download. It could not move the feet. And I put me to cry desperately", evoked Neymar.

"They examined me and the doctor said me: 'Have two news, a good and a bad. Which want to?'. I said him: 'Give me the bad'. It said: 'That are out of the World-wide'. Already crying asked him: 'And which is the good then?'. And it said: 'That if it had been 2 cm at the side, would not go back to walk'", explained the '10' of the PSG.

Paternal support

The ex player of the FC Barcelona followed narrating his dramatic history: "The moment more impactante was a day that woke up me in the middle of the night and saw to my father crying to seas. I asked after him what was crying and said me: 'it would give the life so that you could go back to play this World-wide, because it was your dream and the one of this family'. And here I said him: 'No, dad, calm you, will have other opportunities to do reality this dream to play a World-wide and God willing, will win, and I will go back to play to the football and to walkr".

"Even I did him a prank: 'At least we will go back to play to the football. Maybe no in the World-wide, but will go back to walk and to play to the football'", explained the Brazilian during the interview. Like this then , Neymar rememoró what was one of the darkest moments of his career futbolística. An episode that follows alive in his memories and that expects to surpass with a revancha mundialista.

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