Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior, commonly known as Neymar Jr. or simply Neymar, is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays as a forward for French club Paris Saint-Germain and the Brazil national team. He is widely regarded as one of the best players in the world and is known for his dribbling, speed, and finishing ability.
Neymar began his career at Santos, where he made his professional debut in 2009. He helped the club win two successive Campeonato Paulista championships, a Copa do Brasil, and the 2011 Copa Libertadores, Santos’ first continental title since 1963. Neymar was twice named the South American Footballer of the Year, in 2011 and 2012, before moving to Europe to join Barcelona.
At Barcelona, Neymar won the continental treble of La Liga, the Copa del Rey, and the UEFA Champions League, and finished third for the FIFA Ballon d’Or in 2015. He then moved to Paris Saint-Germain in a world-record transfer worth €222 million in 2017, making him the most expensive player ever.
Neymar is the most decorated active Brazilian footballer, having won a total of 28 trophies, including seven league titles, five continental crowns, and a Copa América. He has scored over 600 senior career goals for club and country. He is also the second-highest goalscorer for Brazil’s national team, with 61 goals in 101 appearances.
Neymar is known for his acrobatic playing style, and his ability to use both feet. He is also known for his flair and creativity, and his ability to draw fouls from opponents. He is also an excellent free-kick and penalty taker.
Neymar is one of the most marketable athletes in the world, and has been featured in a number of advertising campaigns. He has also been involved in a number of charitable initiatives, including his own foundation, the Neymar Jr. Project Institute.
Neymar is one of the most talented and exciting players in the world, and his career is still on the rise. He is sure to be remembered as one of the greatest players of all time.