Neymar Responds to Luis Figo Comparisons During Press Conference Following Move to PSG

Following Neymar’s record-breaking move to Paris Saint-Germain from FC Barcelona, the 25-year-old had to respond to a variety of questions asked at a press conference in the French capital.

One of the responses came after a question labelling him as ‘the next Luis Figo​’ was presented to him, an indication of Barcelona fans showing their frustration over Neymar’s move to another European giant. 

Neymar responded by saying: “I’ve done nothing bad, it’s difficult to answer this question.

“I’m sad about the fact that fans actually think that. I hope it’s just the minority of fans that think that. 

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“I never lacked respect to the fans.”

Neymar’s comparison to Figo by ex-Barcelona president Gaspart infers that the Brazilian has made a name for himself as a ‘traitor’ to those loyal to the Blaugrana, the same way Luis Figo did after departing for Real Madrid. 

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However, the £200m-man insists that he still has still holds a place in his hearts for the fans at the Camp Nou as he looks forward for a new challenge with the Parisians. 

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