Bdtodays, Sports Desk: The former Barcelona star and running Paris Saint-Germain and Brazilian forward was happy as his former teammate got the opportunity to play in the Russia World Cup outright. Messi netted a har trick in there do or die match and carried his team Argentina in the world cup taking on his own shoulder.
There had a rumor that Brazil would throw away the game against Chile so that Argentina fall down from the World Cup. However, Brazil made a mockery out of such assumptions by winning their final match 3-0 against a strong Chile side.
Neymar was again influential as Brazil ousted Chile from the World Cup. Barca new signing Paulinho scored Brazil’s first after Chile’s Claudio Bravo had parried away from Neymar’s free-kick. Neymar then provided the assist for Brazil’s second goal when he played in Gabriel Jesus, who scored an easy tap-in.
“I am Happy for him,” said a delighted Neymar afte Messi struck a vital hat trick against Ecuador to take Argentina to the World Cup.
“I’m happy to see a friend participate in such an important competition. I also have friends in the Chile team but we’re men. We have to play to win every game,” said Neymar.
Bdtoays/ M, H/ 12 October, 2017