The Brazilian Neymar is not going to want lengthy to adapt when he arrives in Saudi Arabia to start out his new skilled journey with Al Hilal, as he’ll meet a lot of his associates who’re energetic in a number of Saudi golf equipment.
Al-Hilal signed a two-year contract with the Brazilian Neymar, as Brazil’s historic prime scorer will defend the colours of the blue for 2 seasons.
In Al-Hilal, the Brazilian Malcolm will likely be one of many associates with whom Neymar lived for lengthy durations within the Brazilian nationwide group camps, as Malcolm joined the “Seleção” checklist in 2019 when he was a participant, whereas the neighbor Al-Nasr has two acquainted faces for the expert Brazilian participant, Anderson Talisca and Alex Telles.
Talisca participated within the Brazilian nationwide group camp in November 2014 in preparation for the friendlies of Turkey and Austria, and though he didn’t play formally, he watched Neymar lead the remainder of the comrades to victory within the two matches from the bench.
Telles performed 4 matches with the Brazil nationwide group, accompanied by Neymar, within the World Cup qualifiers, in addition to in preparation for the final World Cup.
And if Neymar heads in the direction of the West, he’ll discover many associates, most notably Roberto Firmino, the Al-Ahly Jeddah participant, with whom he performed 35 matches within the Brazil nationwide group shirt, beginning because the Turkish pleasant, through which Talisca was on the bench.
Neymar may also discover Roger Ibanez, Al-Ahly defender who not too long ago got here from Italian Roma, as he performed with him within the Tunisian pleasant earlier than the final World Cup and watched the victory over Ghana in the identical interval from the bench.
In Al-Ittihad Jeddah, Neymar is aware of goalkeeper Marcelo Grohe, who performed two matches with the Brazil nationwide group in 2015. As for the defensive midfielder Fabinho, he performed with Neymar extra, as he performed 17 matches with him with the Brazilian nationwide group.
When Neymar got here to Barcelona in the summertime of 2013, Christian Teo was the present Al-Fateh participant on the checklist of the Catalan group, as they performed 11 matches collectively, considered one of which was the good victory over Celtic Celtic 6-1 within the Champions League, through which Neymar scored a “hat-trick” and assisted a objective.