We will be defending Brazil, says Neymar ahead of Confederations Cup final

Neymar scored in all three group games before helping to create goals for Fred and Paulinho in the semi-final success over Uruguay.

updated: June 29, 2013 18:35 IST
  • Total Shares

Brazilian star Neymar vowed on Friday to help fire Brazil to a third straight Confederations Cup title at the expense of world champions Spain to show fans they can expect fireworks when he arrives in La Liga with Barcelona.

"We will be playing for our families, our friends, but above all for the Brazilian nation.

"We are ready for what will be an historic match," the 21-year-old starlet said as he looked forward to a mouthwatering encounter with the Spanish on Sunday in Rio's Maracana stadium.

Show Full Article
  • Football
  • Uruguay
  • Brazil
  • Spain