Neymar is a Brazilian footballer and currently is one of the world’s best and most popular footballers. Neymar, like every other footballer in Brazil, began his career as a street footballer but his father, who himself was a professional footballer, helped him in taking the game critically so that he could become a professional footballer. At the age of 11, Neymar joined the Brazilian club, FC Santos.
During his stint at Santos, Neymar kept scoring goals after goals and his expertise became the talking point in the world of football. As a result, the biggest clubs in the world battled with each other to sign him. He finally inked a deal with Barcelona in 2013 and immediately made his presence felt before finally winning the treble with the Catalan club in 2015. During his short career, Neymar has made the attacking centre point position his own while representing Brazilian national team. He helped them reach the semis of the FIFA World Cup in 2014 held in Brazil. In 2016, Neymar handed Brazil their first ever Gold medal in Rio Olympics, 2016. Neymar at present is undoubtedly one of the leading footballers in the world and is on his way to become one of the greatest footballers of his era.
Neymar was previously dating Carolina Dantas, with whom he has a son, Davi Lucca. Every year, Neymar arrange a charity match with fellow Brazilian footballer Nenê in Nenê's hometown of Jundiaí, to raise funds and by that provide food to needy families.