Neymar Jr is a Brazilian international footballer. He currently plays for Spanish club FC Barcelona. He plays either as a striker or a winger for both his national side and Barcelona. He is currently the captain of Brazilian National Team. He is one of the best young players in the game at the moment.
NJ aka Neymar Jr was born as Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior on 5 February 1992. He was born in Mogi das Cruzes, São Paulo, Brazil. He was born to Neymar Santos Sr and Nadne da Silva. Neymar Sr. was also a footballer. Neymar Sr is NJ’s advisor. Neyamr was a talented footballer. The family moved to Santos in 2003. Neymar joined Santos FC. There he started to show skills as a prodigy. The show world witnessed neymars skills with the ball. His dribbling skills amazed everyone. He was not included in the 2010 FIFA World Cup by coach Dunga. The Brazilian fans were furious because of this. He scored his 100th professional goal at the age of 20. NJ transferred to FC Barcelona in 2013. His reported transfer fee was €57 million. But €40 million were sent to a company close to Neymar family. The investigators in Madrid filled a case against FC Barcelona President Sandro Rosell. The final transfer amount of Neymar Jr. is €87.2 million. That is currently the 10th highest transfer amount in history of football. NJ has a won a Copa Libertadores with Santos FC, He has also won a Super Copa de Espana with FC Barcelona.
NJ plays as a winger for both his club and country. He also sometimes plays as a striker. He scores goals with style. He has won a FFA Puskas Award. Neymar is a dribbler and has tremendous speed. He tends to dive a lot. That is his only criticism. Neymar can score from setpieces. He scores a lot of curving goals from free kicks. He became a father at the age of 19. His son David Lucca was born to Carolina Dantas. Neymar is not in a relationship with the mother of his child.