Brazil forward, Neymar, has instructed Argentina captain, Lionel Messi, that he would hold their friendship on line when each groups conflict in the Copa America remaining this weekend.
According to Neymar, solely one individual between him and Messi can win Copa America this year.
The pair are shut friends. Both gamers have been teammates at Barcelona for 4 years earlier than Neymar left Camp Nou to be part of Paris Saint-Germain.
Neymar used to be no longer section of the Brazil squad that gained the Copa America in 2019 due to injury, whilst Messi has now not received it.
Speaking in advance of Sunday’s Copa America ultimate at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Neymar advised newshounds at his pre-match press conference, “Messi is, as I have continually said, the satisfactory participant I have ever considered play and he’s a super friend.
“But now we are in a final, we are rivals. I choose to win and I actually desire to win this title, which would be my first Copa America.
“Messi has been searching for his first title with the countrywide crew for many years, and each time we [Brazil] are now not current at the tournament, I cheered for him.
“That is what I have been cheering for in the 2014 World Cup final, when he confronted Germany.
“Now Brazil is in dispute, so our friendship is on the line [laughs]. The recognize between us is nevertheless great, however solely one can win.”
“When you are pals with someone, it is challenging to neglect the friendship you have… however for example, when you play video video games with a friend, you desire to beat him anyway. It will be the equal component on Saturday.”👇👇👇Follow Us On Social Media👇👇👇