Last Updated: 01 Feb, 2023 | Views: 875
Profession: Sports Men
Other Profession(s): Football player
Famous For: Scored at least 100 goals for three different clubs
Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior was born on 5 February 1992. In addition to playing for the Brazil national team, Neymar is a Brazilian professional footballer. In addition to being a prolific goalscorer, he is also regarded as one of the finest playmakers in the world, as he is a legendary playmaker. A total of 100 goals have been scored by Neymar for three different clubs, making him one of only three players to achieve this feat.
2003: Neymar made his professional debut when he was 17 years old at Santos, where he rose to prominence.
On 7 March 2009: Despite the fact that he was only 17 years old, Neymar made his professional debut for Barcelona. As a substitute for the final thirty minutes of a 2–1 victory over Oeste, he was brought on for the final thirty minutes.
In 2010: It is clear that Neymar's ascendancy continued in 2010, as he scored five goals for Santos in their 8-1 victory over Guarani on 15 April 2010.
2010: A friendly match against the United States of America was scheduled for 26 July 2010, in which new head coach Mano Menezes selected Neymar for the first time in the Brazilian senior team.
2011: During Santos' journey to the 2011 Copa Libertadores Finals, Neymar scored six goals, tying him with Viola for third place on the all-time list of top scorers.
2012: When Neymar turned 20 years old, he became the youngest player in history to score 100 goals in a professional football match. This took place in the Campeonato Paulista on 5 February 2012.
On 11 May 2012: As a result of Neymar's selection, he will be part of the Olympic football squad that will compete at the London 2012 Olympics.
2013: According to Santos, they have received two offers for the signing of Neymar as of 24 May 2013. On the following day, Neymar went on to announce he was signing with Barcelona on 27 May 2013 and would join the team after competing in the 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup in Brazil.
2022: It has been confirmed that Neymar will be included in Brazil's 2022 FIFA World Cup squad.
Awards & Achievements:
Forbes ranked him the world's third-highest-paid athlete
Ranked as the 100 most influential people in the world by Times