Neymar talks Messi and Ronaldo, declares Argentinian is his ‘idol’

first_img Cavani ‘agrees’ to join new club and will complete free transfer next summer Latest Transfer News Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelotti Kevin De Bruyne ‘loves Man City and wants to keep winning’, reveals father moving on “As for Cristiano Ronaldo, he is a monster. Facing him is a pleasure and an honour, but we have to be more prepared. He is one of the greatest in football so you get smarter, you get alert, but at the same time you learn a lot, too.“So, they are two of the big guys that I can relate to, because I want to learn, I want more, I want to win, I want more trophies, score more goals … so I keep learning from them every day.” Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade targets Neymar has proclaimed former teammate Lionel Messi to be his footballing “idol” while also praising Cristiano Ronaldo as a “monster.”The PSG man played with the Argentinian at Barcelona for four years, during which time they were rivals of the Portuguese at Real Madrid IN DEMAND RANKED The biggest market value losers in 2019, including Bale and ex-Liverpool star Neymar, Messi and Ronaldo are still among the world’s best players today Liverpool’s signings under Michael Edwards – will Minamino be the next big hit? center_img LIVING THE DREAM LATEST Having now moved on to neutral territory Neymar has had his say on the two superstars who have ruled world football for the past decade.“I played with Messi, who is, for me, one of the greatest footballers of all time, and he is my idol in football,” the Brazilian told Players’ Tribune.“With Messi, I learned every day, whether during our practice, or playing with him, or just watching him play. And that made me stronger and it increased my capacity on the field because I kept learning a lot from him. Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ Man United joined by three other clubs in race for Erling Haaland TOP WORK REVEALED Where every Premier League club needs to strengthen in January targets three-way race Chelsea confident of beating Man United and Liverpool to Sancho signing 1last_img read more