# Neymar

This month
March 2023
# Setback
Neymar ruled out for remainder of the season
The PSG and Brazil forward is set to undergo ankle surgery.
# Injury blow
PSG's Neymar ruled out of Champions League clash with Bayern Munich
Brazilian forward injured his right ankle against Lille two weeks ago.
This year
# Ligue 1
PSG drop more points to give Ligue 1 title rivals new hope
1-1 draw at home to Reims means PSG have now dropped points in three of their four league games in 2023.
Last year
# Heartbreak
Mbappe will 'never get over' World Cup disappointment as Neymar sent off in PSG return
The France star scored the winner for PSG in their Ligue 1 clash with Strasbourg.
# Court
Neymar acquitted of corruption over Barcelona transfer
The charges were related to the Brazil star’s transfer to Barcelona from Santos in 2013.
# Unhappy
Neymar 'psychologically destroyed' by World Cup exit
He never got to take a spot kick in the shootout that Croatia won 4-2 to move into the semi-finals.
# record equalled
Pele urges Neymar to 'keep inspiring us' after Brazil's World Cup exit
Brazil bowed out after a shock defeat to Croatia yesterday.
# Final Four
Croatia knock out World Cup favourites Brazil in dramatic penalty shootout
Brazil’s bid for a sixth World Cup came crashing down as Croatia booked their place in the World Cup semi-finals.
# Admission
'We have to be careful because various people will say it was disrespectful'
Neymar reveals injury fear as Brazil boss Tite admits celebrations cannot overstep the mark.
# 2022 World Cup
'I don’t like hearing evil lies... The haters who keep giving hate, go and do something else'
Brazil boss Tite launches scathing attack on his own “haters” for spreading fake news regarding the fitness of Gabriel Jesus.
# Treatment Table
Neymar out of Brazil's next World Cup match with ankle injury
Brazil right-back Danilo will also miss Monday’s match against Switzerland
# Previews
Neymar and Ronaldo arrive shouldering a different kind of burden
Brazil aiming to avoid shock against Serbia while Portugal talisman has own issues to contend with ahead of Ghana meeting.
# outcome
Spain prosecutors drop corruption and fraud charges against Neymar
It is the culmination of a years-long legal saga over the Brazilian’s high-profile transfer to Europe.
# Legal
Neymar arrives in court as trial begins over his Barcelona transfer
The Brazil star is one of nine defendants on trial on corruption-related charges, among them his parents and their N&N company, which manages his affairs.
# Endorsement
Neymar appears to back far-right president Bolsonaro in Brazilian election
Neymar nailed his colours to the mast three days before the far-right incumbent’s election showdown against leftist ex-president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva.
# Whoopsie
Neymar gets swept up in election campaign after posting video thanking Brazil President
The Paris Saint-Germain thanked Jair Bolsonaro for visiting the player’s charitable children’s foundation.
# Allegation
Outcry in Brazil over 'racist' remark on Vinicius Junior
Pele, Neymar and other big names voiced their outrage on Friday.
# Ligue 1
PSG perfect league record ended in Monaco draw
It comes after wins in their opening three league games, scoring a staggering 17 goals in the process.
# Fast Show
Mbappe matches Ligue 1 record with goal after just eight seconds
Mbappe scored a hat-trick as Paris Saint-Germain beat Lille 7-1.
# ney problem
PSG coach says there is no bad blood between Neymar and Mbappe
Mbappe refused to celebrate when Neymar converted a penalty he was assigned to take last weekend.
# Snub
7-time winner Lionel Messi misses out on 30-strong list for Ballon d'Or
Meanwhile, Manchester United’s Ronaldo is nominated again this year.
# Class Act
Lionel Messi turns on the style as PSG begin Ligue 1 title defence
Christophe Galtier’s first league game at the helm was achieved without Kylian Mbappe.
# up in court
Neymar to be tried over irregularities in Barcelona transfer
The trial will take place from 17 to 31 October.
# feeling good
Neymar says he wants to stay at PSG as new coach Galtier gets to work
The 30-year-old Brazilian said no one from PSG had spoken to him regarding his future.
# Wanted
Chelsea consider Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar moves
The Blues’ top targets remain unchanged, however.
# edging closer
Two-goal Neymar closes on Pele record in big Brazil win
The Paris Saint-Germain forward netted his 72nd and 73rd goals for his country.
All time
# Superstar
Messi shows off 7th Ballon d'Or as PSG slip up
The Ligue 1 leaders were held by Nice.
# On Target
Neymar strikes twice as PSG hold on to beat Bordeaux
Neymar dazzled in Lionel Messi’s absence.
# Late Late Show
Di Maria strikes late as PSG come from behind to beat reigning champions Lille
Argentinian’s 88th-minute winner sends PSG 10 points clear at the top of Ligue 1 for now.
# Keep calm and carry on
'He is mentally very strong, I don't think there is a problem' - Support for Neymar
Mauricio Pochettino says the PSG star has ‘no doubt’ that the star will carry on playing at the top level ‘for many years’.
# samba boys
World Cup in 2022 'will be my last' says Neymar
‘ I don’t know if I will still have the mental strength to put up with even more football.’
# underwhelming
Lionel Messi's European debut for PSG ends in anti-climactic fashion
Neymar and Kylian Mbappe also start up front against Club Bruges.
# strength in depth
Without Neymar and Messi, former Man United midfielder stars in PSG win
Ander Herrera scored a brace in the comfortable victory over Clermont.
# hosts
Neymar, Marquinhos and Gabigol send Brazil to victory in Copa America opener
Colombia also claimed a 1-0 win over Ecuador as the South American championships got underway.
# Double Take
Retaken Neymar penalty helps Brazil maintain perfect WC qualifying start
Brazil move four points clear in South American qualifying with 2-0 win over Ecuador.
# Denial
Nike says split with Neymar over refusal to cooperate with sex assault probe
The shoe company said that its investigation into the alleged 2016 incident was inconclusive.
# like a fine wine
38-year-old Dani Alves rejoins Brazil squad
36-year-old Chelsea defender Thiago Silva also features.
# almost there
Lille close in on Ligue 1 title as PSG held to a draw by Rennes
PSG led at half-time after Neymar converted a penalty before Serhou Guirassy headed in the equaliser in the second half.
# Going nowhere
Neymar ends talk of PSG exit by signing new contract
The Brazil star has long been linked with a possible return to Barcelona.
# determination
'I will do everything to secure qualification, even if we need to die out there' - Neymar
The Brazilian is promising a warrior-like performance from PSG in their Champions League semi-final with Man City.