Brazil and Paris Saint Germain football genius Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior, known as Neymar, has revealed five more technically gifted players than him.
Speaking in his native Brazil he revealed to Oh My Goal during the launch of Red Bull Neymar Jr’s Five 2021.
So who are these players! Let us dive in.
Messi is undoubted the world’s best footballer. The free-agent embodies technical elegance, composure, pace, and a keen eye for goal.
Messi’s individual achievements are unprecedented.
He won six Ballon d’Or awards, six times Champions League top scorer, six times Golden Shoe winner, six times ‘Pichichi’ (top scorer) in La Liga.
He also won FIFA World Player of the Year in 2009 and The Best FIFA Football awards winner in 2019.
Hazard is known for his close control, dating runs, and trickery which he uses to outwit his markers.
He is often hailed as one of the best midfielders of his generation likened to Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
The Real Madrid winger took the Premier League by storm when he signed for the Blues from Lille.
Kevin De Bruyne
De Bryne is one hell of a player.
The 30-year-old Manchester City captain is a highly-rated footballer who has developed into one of the finest playmakers in the game.
Kevin is known for his passing, long-range shooting, and assist.
Veratti is an Italian footballer who players for Paris Saint Germain in France.
He is regarded as the most complete midfielder in world football at his position.
“He’s one of the best midfielders in the world, and plays a little bit in the same way as I tried to do, “He has perfect mastery over long and short passing, he can play the final ball, and he doesn’t lose possession that easily. He’s really a very high-class player,” Xavi stated in 2005.
Thiago, who joined Liverpool from Bayern Munich in October 2020, is known for his close control and fantastic footballing skills.
Having enjoyed success at Barcelona and Bayern before Liverpool, Thiago is often hailed as one of the gifted midfield players of his generation.
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