Neymar is just not in the identical class as Lionel Messi and different ‘world class’ gamers.
That’s the view of talkSPORT host Jason Cundy, who reiterated his view on the £200million participant following Paris Saint-Germain’s defeat to Man City and subsequent Champions League exit on Tuesday evening.
Riyad Mahrez struck both facet of the break on the Etihad to safe a 2-Zero win over the French facet [4-1 on aggregate] as City made historical past by advancing to their first-ever Champions League/European Cup last.
And talking on the Sports activities Bar, Cundy as soon as extra hit out on the Brazil famous person, who flattered to deceive for the reigning Ligue 1 champions.
“He’s a YouTube participant, Neymar. I don’t see the identical participant [as other people],” he mentioned.
“Good participant, excellent participant, however not world class. He has video games the place you suppose ‘what a participant, what a expertise’.
“There’s no doubting he’s a expertise, however you want greater than that to make it on the very prime.
“You take a look at Messi… he [Neymar] was going by means of three on three final evening and he goes on his personal. Messi passes. It’s about making the correct selections.
“It isn’t all about him. He’s egocentric, he’s a person, overrated and petulant. All of that simply sums up PSG.”
However on Wednesday’s talkSPORT Breakfast, former Aston Villa striker Gabby Agbonlahor leapt to Neymar’s defence.
He defined: “I really felt sorry for Neymar final evening. He’s getting the ball and he’s received Fernandinho and Dias there, he’s received Kyle Walker in on tight on him as a result of he’s faster than them.
“I believe it was simply an excellent efficiency from the entire again 4 and the keeper [Ederson], so I really felt sorry for Neymar.”