Category: Neymar

Stephane Bahoken makes Neymar bow picture his Twitter profile

It has been a tough week for Paris Saint-Germain superstar Neymar. Having been criticised for a quiet performance in the 3-1 defeat away at Real Madrid in the Champions League last Wednesday, he was then trolled by Spanish side Leganes and now Strasbourg’s former St Mirren loanee Stephane Bahoken has stuck the […]

PSG star Neymar trolled by Leganes ahead of Real Madrid fixture

La Liga club Leganes have trolled Paris Saint-Germain attacker Neymar with a typically smart poster for Wednesday evening’s hosting of Real Madrid. Neymar and PSG were in the Spanish capital last week for a Champions League round of 16 first-leg tie at the Bernabeu, which Zinedine Zidane’s side won 3-1 […]

PSG look to put Real Madrid collapse behind them vs. Strasbourg

PSG head coach Unai Emery cited several decisions that went against his team as reasons why they lost 3-1 at Real Madrid. PARIS — Paris Saint-Germain will want to get back to winning ways at Parc des Princes on Saturday when the French capital outfit host Strasbourg in Ligue 1. […]

Adrien Rabiot rises to the occasion Giovani Lo Celso wilts at Real Madrid

Cristiano Ronaldo became the first player to score 100 Champions League goals with one team as Real Madrid came from behind to defeat PSG at the Santiago Bernabeu. The ESPN FC crew blast PSG, in particular Neymar, for their ‘flicks and tricks’ that were pretty on the eye but in […]

Neymar will be at Paris Saint-Germain next season – CEO Al-Khelaifi

The ESPN FC crew blast PSG, in particular Neymar, for their ‘flicks and tricks’ that were pretty on the eye but in the end did nothing to help them against Real Madrid. ESPN FC’s Mark Donaldson and Alejandro Moreno make their picks on some of the most burning questions in […]

LFP changes Neymar’s winner at Toulouse to an own goal

PSG went 13 points clear atop Ligue 1 with a narrow victory at Toulouse, courtesy of Neymar’s 19th league goal of the season. Neymar has had his goal in Paris Saint-Germain’s 1-0 win over Toulouse on Saturday taken away from him. The Brazilian’s 69th-minute shot found the net via a […]

Neymar’s Ballon d’or bid backed by Marco Verratti and Paris Saint-Germain teammates

The ESPN FC panel debate whether Neymar can live up to PSG’s Champions League expectations against Real Madrid. Neymar is doing everything he can to win the Ballon d’Or, according to Paris Saint-Germain teammate Marco Verratti. Speaking to Globo Esporte ahead of the first leg of PSG’s Champions League round-of-16 […]

PSG Neymar not Real Madrid only focus in Champions League

Marcelo backs Real Madrid manager as the Spanish giants prepare to face PSG in Champions League. The ESPN FC panel discuss what’s on the line for Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain in their blockbuster Champions League tie. Real Madrid left-back Marcelo said it would be a “mistake” if his side […]

Real using charm offensive to distract Neymar from UCL tie — for now

Get all the stats and storylines from the biggest matchup of the round of 16. La Liga president Javier Tebas declared that Neymar had not only peed in the pool when he left Barcelona last summer, but he “got on the diving board” to do so. It was Neymar’s own […]

Real Madrid v PSG is a Champions League battle of the giants

We could witness the closing credits of Real’s second Galactico Era or PSG’s grand summer gamble blow up in their faces. On Valentine’s Day, Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain enter the Champions League Thunderdome and there is no exiting — mentally, at least — until March 6, the return leg […]

The seven times Neymar slipped through Real Madrid’s fingers

Get all the stats and storylines from the biggest matchup of the round of 16. Real Madrid have followed Neymar’s career as closely as anybody throughout the years, coming close to signing him on many occasions during his progress from much-hyped up-and-comer to well-paid superstar. But for one reason or […]

Real Madrid should not sign Neymar from PSG – Mariano Rajoy

The ESPN FC panel debate whether Neymar can live up to PSG’s Champions League expectations against Real Madrid. While boos rain down on Karim Benzema at the Bernabeu, the FC crew debate whether Real Madrid are in a position to drop the struggling forward. Spain’s prime minister, Mariano Rajoy, said […]

PSG’s weekend match with Toulouse a final rehearsal for Real Madrid

Though he’s not 100 percent sure of what his starting XI will be, Unai Emery sheds light on PSG’s intense preparation for their UCL clash with Real Madrid. PARIS — Paris Saint-Germain’s final action before their Champions League round-of-16 first-leg clash with Real Madrid is in Toulouse on Saturday and […]

PSG and Manchester City are good news for football – Unai Emery

Thiago Motta is excited about PSG’s upcoming clash against Real Madrid, admitting the players are fighting for starting spots. Paris Saint-Germain coach Unai Emery has declared his belief that his team and Premier League leaders Manchester City’s growing prominence in European football is good for the game. The Ligue 1 […]

Extraordinary Neymar is like Lionel Messi and will win Ballon d’Or – Xavi

Neymar feels football can get boring sometimes as he defends the handshake prank he played on a Rennes player during the Coupe de la Ligue match. Following his showboating and handshake prank against Rennes, the ESPN FC crew question Neymar’s professionalism on the pitch. Xavi has told RMC that football “has […]

Cristiano Ronaldo very good but Neymar Harry Kane the future – Gary Lineker

ESPN FC’s Julien Laurens explains why Neymar is constantly linked with Real Madrid so soon after arriving at PSG. With Real Madrid in free-fall, take a statistical look at Cristiano Ronaldo’s worst start to a league season since 2006/07. Sid Lowe adds context to Cristiano Ronaldo’s reaction to being subbed […]

Neymar Harry Kane better than Cristiano Ronaldo Gary Lineker

ESPN FC’s Julien Laurens explains why Neymar is constantly linked with Real Madrid so soon after arriving at PSG. With Real Madrid in free-fall, take a statistical look at Cristiano Ronaldo’s worst start to a league season since 2006/07. Sid Lowe adds context to Cristiano Ronaldo’s reaction to being subbed […]

Ronaldo believes PSG Neymar close to winning Ballon d’Or

Neymar feels football can get boring sometimes as he defends the handshake prank he played on a Rennes player. Neymar feels football can get boring sometimes as he defends the handshake prank he played on a Rennes player. Neymar feels football can get boring sometimes as he defends the handshake […]

Paris Saint-Germain’s lavish celebrations for Neymar’s birthday

What do you give somebody who has everything for their 26th birthday? Something that money cannot buy, of course. Money is no object for Paris Saint-Germain and the French giants pushed the boat out for Brazilian superstar Neymar on Monday. Joyeux anniversaire @neymarjr ! ✨ #Ney26 pic.twitter.com/2GUwCPAbii — PSG Officiel […]

Neymar’s birthday party was positive for PSG’s spirit – Unai Emery

Neymar and Giovanni Lo Celso scored world-class goals to lead PSG to a comprehensive away win at Lille in Ligue 1. PARIS — Paris Saint-Germain coach Unai Emery has praised Neymar’s 26th birthday party and the impact that it had on his squad as they head into a crucial period […]