Neymar is one of the most divisive footballers on the planet.
The Paris Saint-German superstar, Neymar is one of the most naturally talented players around,
Neymar’s fiery nature and proneness to diving often antagonize fans around the world
But from a strict football perspective, there is only one player on the planet capable of captivating spectators quite like Neymar, and that man is Lionel Messi
Neymar has every skill in the book but contributes with goals and assists virtually every time he steps out onto a pitch with either PSG or Brazil
The world’s most expensive footballer has now played 88 games in all competitions for PSG since signing from Barcelona in the summer of 2017
All those appearances have yielded 72 goals and 42 assists, meaning Neymar is currently averaging 1.3 goal contributions per game for the Parisian outfit
In Ligue 1, the 28-year old now scored 49 goals and contributed with 28 assists in just 55 matches, an average of 1.4 goal contributions pers appearance
Those are Messi and Christiano Ronaldo, so maybe it’s time fans of the beautiful game put Neymars flaws to one side and simply marvel
at one of the all-time greats
With the Brazillian and Kylian at the peak of their powers, PSG are going to be a threat once again in the Champions League, despite their sub-par summer transfer window
Man of the Match
Neymar( PSG) It’s still a joy to watch Neymar when he is in his kind of mood.
Playing just behind Icardi, Neymar linked so well with the players around him namely Kylian Mbappe.
He took his two goals superbly well. He pressed, he defended, and put in a real shift for them
Even that’s a close one because the Brazillian is a dealy combination with goals and assists virtually every time he steps out onto a pitch with either PSG or Brazil