Neymar reaffirms admiration of Lionel Messi
Barcelona striker Neymar has again admitted his admiration for his new teammate Lionel Messi, saying the Argentine is ‘above all’.
The Brazilian signed for the Catalans this summer for a fee of €57 million, and has repeatedly spoken of his respect for the Camp Nou Ballon D’or winner.
And the 21-year-old has claimed once more that he is proud to play with the Argentina star, whilst also commenting on how he has settled in the Catalan capital, reports Football Espana.
He told reporters: “Messi is above all.
“I admire him, He is my idol. I respect him a lot.
“He has been the best player in the world for four times now, and he’s eager to do it again.
“My life in Barcelona is quiet. But I love how everything is going.
“I love the city, the club and the people I work with. Everything is perfect.”