Shirt 10 of the Brazilian team told how he was moved after Flamengo’s Libertadores title against River Plate
November 23, 2019 will forever be in the memory of fans of the Flamengo. In Lima, Peru, Rubro-Negro had two goals from Gabriel Barbosa in the final minutes to turn the decision against River Plate to 2-1 and bill the CONMEBOL Libertadores. The emotion was such that even those who did not support the Rio de Janeiro team were touched by the final.
It was the case of Neymar. shirt 10 of Paris Saint-Germain and the Brazilian team, the ace told during a live on Instagram with midfielder Diego, from Flamengo, as was his reaction to Gabriel Barbosa’s two goals and the party in Lima.
“I watched the Libertadores final at home. Cheering for Flamengo. With 2 minutes remaining, Gabriel finds 2 goals. In the second goal we went crazy here at home. I thought: ‘Damn**, I think I’m a flamengoist’”, began the ace.
“It was a pillow up… I don’t think it was because it was Flamengo, it’s more because of the players who had Flamengo there too, most of them are all my friends and acquaintances from the national team. Seeing your happiness was incredible. It was as if I had participated. I called Gabriel later.”
Neymar has an intense relationship with the vast majority of Flamengo athletes in that campaign. In addition to living with Gabriel Barbosa at the time of saintsthe ace was still alongside Everton Ribeiro, Rodrigo Caio and Gerson, today at Olympique de Marseille, in the Brazilian team.