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Barcelona's wingman had a wonderful performance at Stade de France, scoring a goal and driving French defenders crazy.
Neymar's performances with his National Team keep amazing his fans, and today's display against France was not the exception. Even after missing a few chances, the Brazilian star was able to boost his team-mates to overcome an early goal by Raphael Varane in order to win this much anticipated friendly match. Brazil's other goals were scored by Chelsea's Oscar and Luiz Gustavo, giving Dunga more options... Read the rest of the article »
Both played for Santos in Brazil. He won three World Cups and scored over 1,000 goals in his career.
Many have tried to reach his legendary status, Ronaldo was close, Ronaldinho probably got even closer. Edison Arantes do Nascimento “Pele” claimed not even Neymar Jr. could reach his status in Brazil’s football history.
In his long-lived career, Pelé scored 77 goals playing for the national team. Ronaldo retired with 66 but Romario believes that the current Barcelona... Read the rest of the article »
Ronaldo was in the lead on Goal.com Richest List. France Football measures experience, quality and marketability as key elements.
Lionel Messi is once again at the top of the charts when it comes to being the highest-paid footballer on the planet. Different to what Goal.com had on its Richest List, a survey by France Football gave the lead to the Argentinian.
His salary and sponsorships combined earned him a huge paycheck by the end of 2014. We are talking about £47.8 million, when his basic salary is... Read the rest of the article »
The Argentine is in fine form ahead of the Camp Nou encounter, but it will be his Brazilian team-mate who steals the spotlight on Sunday.
With only one point separating Barcelona and Real Madrid in the Liga BBVA standings, the Catalan giants will play hosts to Los Blancos at Camp Nou on Sunday, a game which could easily prove to be the title decider in the race for the league crown.
All eyes will be on Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo for the latest edition of El Clasico. The competition between the two Liga BBVA aces for the... Read the rest of the article »
The world's two most deadly striking force will go head-to-head in Sunday's mouth-watering clash at Camp Nou. Check out their best stats ahead of the game.
On Sunday, La Liga leaders Barcelona will lock horns with bitter rivals Real Madrid in the latest edition of everyone's favorite club football match, El Clasico.
With the current standings taken into consideration, only one point separating the two, the outcome of this weekend's encounter could go far as to decide who will lift this season's Spanish Primera Division title.
Many factors... Read the rest of the article »
Cristiano Ronaldo has scored in four of his last five trips to Camp Nou. Streaks barely count when teams face off in Barcelona's field.
Based on recent scores, it is safe to say Real Madrid is not scared of playing at Camp Nou. Los Merengues have come out with two wins, one draw and two losses from their five most recent visits to Barcelona's territory.
Last time both teams met in Barcelona, it was on October 26, 2013 and the home team won 2-1. Neymar scored his first El Clasico goal early in the first half and Alexis Sanchez... Read the rest of the article »
Judge Pablo Ruz closed the preliminary proceedings in this case, summoning Barcelona's former and current president to trial. The club has already appealed the decision.
Barcelona's problems continue off the pitch. Weeks after Judge Pablo Ruz confirmed both Sandro Rosell and Josep Maria Bartomeu were implicated in the supposed tax fraud concerning Neymar's signing, today the same judge summoned both executives and the club as an entity to trial, in a date yet to be determined.
Judge Ruz determined Rosell and Bartomeu ellaborated a plot to hide the player's real... Read the rest of the article »
The three-time World Cup Champion considered Messi as the best for a long time. Neymar could join their battle soon according to Pele.
The Brazilian star Pele chimed in once again on who he considers to be the best footballer in the world right now. After having considered Lionel Messi as the best one for many years, he now sides with Cristiano Ronaldo.
In an interview with the L’Uomo Vogue, the former star with the Verde-Amerela agreed with who FIFA chose as the best player of 2014. Despite only scoring nine goals since... Read the rest of the article »
The Brazilian superstar also stated in an interview that he believes Los Blaugranas can win every tournament they are playing, without paying attention to what happens around them.
During a press conference earlier today, Brazilian wingman Neymar answered a few questions about the team's current moment, and he even had time to compare Barcelona's attacking trio with Real Madrid's BBC. There's no doubt in Neymar's mind, being sure Barca's strikers are better than Los Blancos' goalscorers.
"I don't know if we are a trio for the ages, but we try to hurt our opponents... Read the rest of the article »
Both players have significantly increased their earnings over the past 12 months. Ronaldo recently launched a shoe line that could compete with NIKE.
Cristiano Ronaldo might not be in top form at the start of 2015, but he is on top of the recently published Rich List by Goal.com. This annual classification of soccer’s most wealthy football stars has Lionel Messi standing in second place.
The difference between their skill level and their fortune level favors the Portuguese star by a clear margin. While CR7 earned £152.3m, Messi... Read the rest of the article »
The Brazilian striker scored his first goal after 3 three minutes, then sealed the game for Los Blaugranas to defeat Villarreal 3-1.
Luis Enrique's words about not laying back against Villarreal were drilled into his players' memory, and they managed to defeat the Yellow Submarine 3-1 and earn a spot in the upcoming Copa del Rey final. Neymar's brace and Luis Suarez's strike were enough to cancel Villarreal's efforts, despite a classy finish by Jonathan Dos Santos before the first half ended.
Los Blaugranas wasted no time... Read the rest of the article »
Can you imagine Neymar playing in Ligue 1, or Xavi displaying all his talent in New York City? Here you have some of the latest transfer rumors in Europe.
Paris Saint-Germain's owners seem to have set their eyes on who they want to lead the club once Zlatan Ibrahimovic ends his contract with the French side, and it would be no other than Neymar. The Brazilian wingman will be sought out this summer by the team's officers, who apparently have started planning which players could leave the club in order to comply with the Financial Fair Play rules.
If... Read the rest of the article »
The fan apparently criticized Neymar for diving. Both discussed in Portuguese after the game ended.
Neymar Jr. spent the last 10 minutes of the game between Barcelona and Manchester City in the bench just listening to a fan mock him about diving. After the game, the Brazilian star confronted the Man City fan and on Wednesday, the English club announced it decided not to report the incident to UEFA.
“What he told me? I can not repeat it, no,” Neymar told media after the game. “What... Read the rest of the article »
The Argentinian superstar scored the 23rd hat-trick of his career against Levante, leading Barcelona to its eleventh consecutive victory.
Lionel Messi had one more amazing night with Barcelona, leading his team to a comfortable 5-0 win against Levante. Messi scored the 23rd hat-trick of his career playing in La Liga, and his 34th considering all competitions.
Messi participated in four of his team's goals, assisting Neymar's opener after 17 minutes. His first goal of the evening came during the 38th minute mark, taking full advantage... Read the rest of the article »
The Brazilian superstar's transfer to Barcelona is being investigated for tax evasion. Former President Rosell resigned due to this incident.
The controversy surrounding Neymar's transfer to Barcelona continues. Earlier today, president Josep Maria Bartomeu denied being involved in the Brazilian player's signing with Los Blaugranas, blaming former president Sandro Rosell of any wrongdoing on that matter.
According to sources present in today's hearing, Bartomeu told Judge Pablo Ruz he wasn't involved in Neymar's transaction... Read the rest of the article »
Two of the most successful soccer players to co-exist share the same birthday. Their accomplishments by the time they turned 23 were not so similar.
Let’s start things off by wishing happy birthday to both Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar. Both soccer stars were born on the same day (February 5), but seven years apart.
We are here to compare what CR7 had accomplished by the time he turned the same age the Brazilian striker is reaching today, 23. Neymar is not too far from joining Messi and Ronaldo in the competition for best footballer... Read the rest of the article »
The commercial is part of a three-year partnership between the club and the airline. It features Messi, Neymar and other soccer stars showcasing Qatar Airways destinations.
FC Barcelona players spend quite some time training at Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper. Every seven days, we are used to seeing them play at the Nou Camp or a different venue. But apparently, they do have fun while traveling on vacation.
That last assumption is based on a new commercial from one of their main sponsors, Qatar Airways. This is the second TV spot made as part of the three-year deal... Read the rest of the article »
According to the Barcelona president, Los Blancos hierarchy played a role in spurring the Blaugrana's ongoing legal troubles.
Barcelona president Josep Bartomeu has hinted that Liga BBVA rivals Real Madrid may have played a role in the Catalan giants' ongoing tax fraud case, claiming that there is resentment towards both the club and Neymar over the player's decision to snub Los Blancos for the Blaugrana.
Initially denied to be involved in the tax evasion conspiracy regarding the 22-year-old Selecao star's Camp Nou... Read the rest of the article »
Josep Maria Bartomeu will have to declare to Spanish tax authorities about Neymar's transfer, with Los Blaugranas refusing to pay almost 3 million euros.
Judge Pablo Ruz decided to indict Barcelona's President Josep Maria Bartomeu for tax evasion issues regarding Neymar's transfer back in 2013. Bartomeu's involvement in the Brazilian wingman's transfer had been denied in the early stages of the investigation, but the prosecution asked Barcelona's top executive to declare on the matter.
Sources indicate Barcelona's officers evaded almost... Read the rest of the article »
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 »