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The Brazilian scored twice in the 3-2 (4-2 agg) victory against Atletico Madrid. The home team felt disrespected by the striker’s behavior.
The fact that Atletico Madrid was knocked out from the Copa del Rey by Barcelona was not the main concern of Gabi. The Colchoneros' team captain was mostly irritated by Neymar’s behavior on the pitch.
“He’s always making gestures on the field, especially when he’s in front. Nobody likes to lose and these things irritate you,” Gabi said at the end of the game.
Both... Read the rest of the article »
Neymar's antics were too much for Atletico to handle, while referee Gil Manzano had dubious calls complicating things for both teams.
Atletico Madrid and Barcelona did not let anyone down during their Copa del Rey matchup. Los Blaugranas saw themselves trailing twice, as Fernando Torres scored another first minute goal, just like he did against Real Madrid. Neymar equalized after seven minutes, but the other star of this game would make his first appearance of the night.
Referee Gil Manzano awarded a penalty kick for Atletico... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona's mercurial forwards have been unstoppable in recent games and Atletico must devise a plan to keep them at bay if they are to get anything out of the match.
Messi and Neymar have formed a formidable partnership between themselves, one which will surely be giving the Atletico defence nightmares as we draw near to the second leg of the Copa Del Rey semi final. The two South American forwards have scored a mammoth total of 50 goals among themselves in all competitions already and combined delightfully to produce devastating effects when Barca went against... Read the rest of the article »
According to the 22-year-old Brazilian ace, playing alongside the Argentine superstar is a walk in the park.
Barcelona ace Neymar has praised his Blaugrana team-mate Lionel Messi, confessing he holds the uttermost respect for the diminutive wizard, insisting that the Argentine superstar is the best player he has ever seen.
The 22-year-old former Santos attacker also admitted on Monday that his partnership with the four-time Ballon d'Or winner has been steadily growing, claiming that playing alongside... Read the rest of the article »
The Portuguese striker saw a straight red card during last Saturday's match against Cordoba for kicking Brazilian defender Edimar.
Brazilian wingman Neymar shared his thoughts about Cristiano Ronaldo's red card this Saturday. While Barcelona's superstar understood CR7's behavior, he believes that such an action should not go unnoticed and the player should be banned, regardless of his name or the team he plays for.
"As strikers we are used to be provoked and intimidated, but sometimes you just feel you've had enough... Read the rest of the article »
Get ready to savour the second leg of this Copa del Rey quarter-final clash, Atletico Madrid vs Barcelona, on Wednesday, January 28, 2015. We have live streaming info and TV listings for it!
Last weekend in La Liga, it rained goals between Atletico and Barcelona. At the Vicente Calderon, a brace by key player Antoine Griezmann inspired the hosts to a 3-1 win over Rayo Vallecano. With this result, the Rojiblancos remain ahead of fourth-placed Valencia in La Liga as the defence of their crown continues.
For Luis Enrique’s men, things were even sweeter as Lionel Messi and Neymar... Read the rest of the article »
There was quite a bit of controversy in the tense clash between Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou.
Despite all the talk of a "crisis" at Barcelona, with Lionel Messi and Luis Enrique widely reported to be at odds, the Blaugrana gave fans plenty of things to smile about.
Messi, Luis Suarez, and Neymar, nicknamed "MSN" showed their pure class against title rivals Atletico Madrid as the hosts blitzed the reigning La Liga champions to finish the first 45 with a two goal advantage.
The... Read the rest of the article »
Club president Josep Bartomeu revealed he won’t be attending the gala on January 12 due to strained relations with Fifa, but what does this mean for finalist Lionel Messi?
Barcelona president Josep Bartomeu has publicly revealed to the world that he will not be attending the Fifa Ballon d’Or ceremony on January 12, despite their star player Lionel Messi being a finalist for the much coveted prize.
Announcing this in a recent press conference, the Blaugrana president emphasised football’s world governing body’s decision to slap the Catalan giants... Read the rest of the article »
While the Spanish coach stated he feels 'supported' by the team's officers, sources indicate Neymar had to break a fight between the coach and Messi during Friday's training session.
Barcelona's current moment has sparked several rumors surrounding the team involving Argentinian striker Lionel Messi and Spanish coach Luis Enique, who have been pointed out to be having problems for quite some time now not only with Messi, but with several key players of Barca's golden era such as Xavi, Iniesta and Piqué.
Spanish newspaper Marca revealed an argument between the two... Read the rest of the article »
The Italian coach defended his colleague Luis Enrique after being criticized for benching Neymar and Lionel Messi in Barcelona's last match against Real Sociedad.
During his pre-match conference, Italian boss Carlo Ancelotti denied being happy about Barcelona's supposed crisis. "Carletto" made it clear he is focused on making Real Madrid a better team rather than worrying about someone else's problems.
"I'm not happy. Why should I be? I'm thinking about my team and our problems. I don't pay attention to whatever's happening over there.... Read the rest of the article »
As reported by Spanish publication COPE, the rumored rift between the Argentine and Barcelona manager has reached a new high after Sunday's 1-0 loss to Real Sociedad.
The relationship between Argentine superstar Lionel Messi and Barcelona manager Luis Enrique looks to be headed for the worse, with Spanish publication COPE claiming the four-time Ballon d'Or winner holds “monumental anger” towards the Blaugrana boss.
This comes after Enrique decided on benching the 27-year-old for the Catalan giants' all-important away clash with David Moyes' Real... Read the rest of the article »
The German goalkeeper beat the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi to top spot, whilst also booking a place on the French publication’s Team of the Year.
Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has been named 2014 Footballer of the Year by L'Équipe, finishing ahead of Real Madrid and Barcelona superstars Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi, who came in second and third respectively, after the German shot-stopper clinched both the Bundesliga title and World Cup trophy this year.
Other names on the list included Dutch attacker Arjen Robben... Read the rest of the article »
Incredible revelation concerning the Brazilian star's failed move to the Premier League.
Before making a mega-money move to Barcelona that ultimately was revealed to have cost the Catalan club over £70 million, Neymar was on the target list for cash-rich side Manchester City.
At that time, the now-22 year old, who had quickly emerged as a rising star for Santos was one of the most-pursued young talents in the game. Moreover, English reports claim that the Premier League champions... Read the rest of the article »
The Paris Saint-Germain defender admits to being blown away by the Argentine's brilliance in Wednesday's 3-1 loss at Camp Nou.
Paris Saint-Germain defender David Luiz claims that Argentine striker Lionel Messi is “the best player ever”, whilst hailing Luis Enrique's side's efficiency, after the Barcelona star led his side to a 3-1 win over the Ligue 1 title holders in the UEFA Champions League, on Wednesday.
Despite trailing to the French side after only 15 minutes, conceding to former Blaugrana star... Read the rest of the article »
The three South American players scored for the first time in the same game to lead Barcelona past Paris Saint Germain in Group F.
Despite conceding an early goal to Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Barcelona managed to come back and outscore PSG with a 3-1 score. Los Blaugranas enjoyed the first game with goals by their MSN attack (Messi, Suarez, Neymar), and made it through to the Round of 16 stage in Group F.
Paris Saint Germain arrived to this match leading their Group, and needed to keep their unbeaten streak to cling to that spot.... Read the rest of the article »
According to Spanish radio station Cope, the 27-year-old Blaugrana star has grown frustrated with the club's board, who have questioned Messi's commitment to the Catalan giants.
Rumors of a Barcelona exit for Argentine superstar Lionel Messi has been in full-drive recently.
Suggestions of a Camp Nou departure has all been sparked by recent comments made by Messi to Ole newspaper in which the four-time Ballon d'Or winner admits he may not end his football career at Barcelona.
"I've always said that I would love to stay forever in Barcelona, but sometimes... Read the rest of the article »
The 1994 World Cup winner believes the Brazilian idol will have a prosperous career, so he can surpass every record set to this day.
Romario, one of the most respected Brazilian players of all time, stated today he believes Neymar can become the best player in the world, surpassing his current teammate Lionel Messi. Due to Neymar's age, the former Number 11 for Barcelona and La Canarinha thinks he will show his class for a very long time.
"Neymar's got it all to be greater than Messi. Messi may not have another World... Read the rest of the article »
Austria vs Brazil promises to be an entertaining friendly match between two very different styles of football. Check out where to watch the game live in your country on Monday, November 18, 2014.
Since Dunga’s return as head coach, the Brazilians have won the totality of their matches, netting 12 goals and conceding only once in the process. They could make it six wins out of six in Vienna with captain Neymar expected to thrill the crowd.
The 22-year-old forward will be handed his 60th cap in international football and he will be looking to increase his 42-goal tally. Remarkably... Read the rest of the article »
The Barcelona player scored another brace with his National Team and assisted Willian for the third Brazilian goal of the evening.
Neymar keeps getting closer to a record breaking career with Brazil's National Team. Today, one of Barcelona's stars showed his class with Brazil after scoring another brace and assisting for another goal in Brazil's performance against Turkey.
Neymar scored his first goal after a deep cross by Fernandinho, getting inside the box and striking the ball in style with his right foot after 20 minutes... Read the rest of the article »
The Blaugrana returned to winning ways on Saturday, ending their two-game losing streak in La Liga, but failed to put in a commanding performance at Juegos Mediterraneos stadium
Despite putting an end to their two-game losing streak in La Liga, Barcelona coach Luis Enrique was left unhappy with his players' performance in the Catalan giants 2-1 win over Almeria, on Saturday.
After back-to-back defeats, a 3-1 loss to Real Madrid at the Bernabeu, followed by a shock 1-0 defeat to Celta Vigo at Camp Nou, the Blaugrana had to fight from a goal down to claim all three points... Read the rest of the article »