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Neymar Ends Up In Tears During Brazil Press Conference, Dismisses PSG Exit Rumours

Paris Saint-Germain star ended up in tears at a press conference following ’s 3-1 victory over Japan.

Having scored one penalty and missed another penalty in Brazil’s 3-1 win over Japan in Lille on Friday, Neymar then cried at a news conference after his coach defended his reputation.

Reports have suggested that the Brazil international is unhappy with life in and with manager in particular. Reports in even linked Neymar — who only just joined for a world-record fee of 222 million euros ($260 million) — with a move to .

But a tearful Neymar, speaking after Brazi’s 3-1 victory over Japan, has insisted he is happy at PSG and upset by talk of a move away from France.

“I want to ask you to stop creating stories which are not true,” he told reporters.

“I want to say what I think. I’m totally realistic and what I don’t like is these false stories about me, there is nothing bothering me at my club.

“I have no issue with Cavani, no issue with the coach. On the contrary, I came to PSG with his support,” Neymar said. “We had a meeting and he said he was going to help me, help me achieve goals with the club and the group. I want this story of me having problems to end.

“I’m a guy who likes to win, I like titles and I went to PSG for this. I’m happy. I was happy when I left and I’m happy now.”

Brazil coach Tite defended Neymar which led to Neymar crying and hugging Tite.

“People always said I had problems with Neymar. We are sick of hearing that. I can say he has personality and character,” Tite said. “We are not perfect, we are human beings. Sometimes we react in the wrong way. I did that in my career. But we have to be careful when we talk about people’s character and nature. I can talk about Neymar’s character, nature, and big heart.”

 

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