Paris Saint-Germain's Brazilian star Rafinha paid special tribute to his compatriot and teammate Neymar.
broke the world transfer record in 2017 and hiredNeymar
. Although the Brazilian superstar had introduced himself as one of the top stars in the world of football at Barca, during the first one or two seasons of his presence at PSG, he constantly struggled with a series of injuries and many dramas; The issue that prevented him from repeating his extraordinary performance in Barcelona for the French club.
While Neymar was on the verge of leaving
and returning to
last summer, he eventually stayed at Paris and, incidentally, was able to deliver brilliant performances in the 2019-20.
Paris Saint-Germain's Brazilian midfielderRafinha
, who played alongside
in Barcelona, praised his compatriot:
“I found a much more mature player than at Barca.
"Neymar is world-class, one of the best in the world. It's a privilege to play with him."