Wednesday, July 3rd, 2013
After a starring role at the Confederations Cup, with four goals in five games, Neymar took his great goals and brilliant strikes to a charity match with Lionel Messi in Lima on Tuesday evening.
As the world prepares for Lionel Messi and Neymar to join forces up front for Barcelona next season, in Lima they appeared on opposite sides.
Messi & Friends emerged as 8-5 winners over a World XI in a goal laden charity match that saw the likes of Messi, Dani Alves, Pablo Osvaldo, Pablo Aimar, Ezequiel Lavezzi and Diego Buonanotte on the scoresheet.
Two clips have already gone viral and both involve Neymar with the fact he missed an early penalty all but forgotten.
Watch Neymar’s stunning 45-yard lob and sensational Tekkers versus Diego Lugano on the two videos below.