‘We’re rivals’: Neymar on equation with Messi
Brazil ahead Neymar shares an excellent relationship with Messi, ever for the reason that duo performed collectively for Spanish membership FC Barcelona. However Neymar is conscious of the rivalry between Brazil and Argentina and he mentioned that his friendship with the Argentine will take a backseat within the closing as each males will look to win the trophy for his or her respective groups.
“Messi is, as I’ve at all times mentioned, the perfect participant I’ve ever seen play and he’s an excellent good friend, however now we’re in a closing, we’re rivals. I wish to win and I actually wish to win this title, which might be my first Copa America…Now Brazil is within the dispute, so our friendship is on the road. The respect between us remains to be nice however just one can win. While you’re buddies with somebody, it’s laborious to neglect the friendship you’ve got – however for instance once you play video video games with a good friend, you wish to beat him anyway. It’ll be the identical factor on Saturday,” Neymar advised reporters forward of the ultimate.