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Neymar hits treble as PSG thrash Red Star Belgrade

French side bounce back from Liverpool defeat by routing Belgrade in Champions League Paris St Germain’s Neymar celebrates scoring their first goal. Paris: Paris Saint-Germain coach Thomas Tuchel described Neymar as “sensational” after the world’s most expensive player scored a hat-trick in a sublime display to lead Paris Saint-Germain to a 6-1 rout of Red Star Belgrade in the Champions ...

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Tuchel treads carefully over Neymar play-acting

Singapore: Paris Saint-Germain coach Thomas Tuchel pledged to keep his conversations with Neymar behind closed doors on Sunday as he weighs up how best to deal with the combustible star. Neymar, the world’s most expensive player, was widely lampooned for his play-acting at the World Cup, but Tuchel refused to reveal if he would raise it with the Brazilian. “I’m ...

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'I just feel the pain' – Neymar defends himself against 'acting' accusations

Neymar’s theatrics spark ridicule Brazil forward Neymar has defended himself against accusations he over-acted after a challenge during the 2-0 World Cup last-16 win over Mexico, saying: “I just feel the pain.” Neymar, 26, reacted strongly to an incident in which Mexcio’s Miguel Layun seemed to stand on his ankle. Mexico coach Juan Carlos … BBC Sport – Sport

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Neymar, Coutinho & Jesus score as Brazil beat Austria in final warm-up game

Gabriel Jesus is mobbed by his team-mates after scoring Brazil’s first goal. Gabriel Jesus, Neymar and Philippe Coutinho scored as Brazil swept aside Austria 3-0 in their final World Cup warm-up game in Vienna. Manchester City striker Jesus calmly curled past Heinz Lindner to open the scoring on 35 minutes. Neymar, making his first start since February, doub… BBC Sport ...

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