After the qualification of PSG against Bayern Munich, for the semi-finals of the Champions League, Neymar responded to a pre-match statement from Joshua Kimmich. Words that had obviously been deemed a little too presumptuous by the Brazilian.
All smiles and elected man of the match despite the missed opportunities and the 1-0 defeat against Bayern Munich, Neymar was able to display his humor in front of the press. He was even teasing on Tuesday evening after the qualification of Paris Saint-Germain for the semi-finals of the Champions League. In front of TNT Brasil’s camera, number 10 recalled Joshua Kimmich’s self-confident statements before the game. “He said he was convinced to qualify,” the Brazilian striker recalled, insisting that the German midfielder was “sure” to pass because his team were the “best”.
Neymar then dared a comparison. “But you can have all the ball possession you need … You can pick up a woman all night long, someone can come and sting her in five minutes,” he said before exploding. laughing.
“With me, PSG is guaranteed to be in the semi-finals”
A few minutes earlier, at the microphone of RMC Sport, Neymar had expressed just as much happiness. When asked if he intends to stay by extending his contract which expires in June 2022, the Parisian responded with a little pirouette. “It is clear that PSG has become a great team. And you can be reassured. As long as I am on the ground, PSG is guaranteed to be at least in the semi-finals,” he said. amused.
Regarding this contract extension, on track for several weeks, President Nasser Al-Khelaïfi estimated a few minutes later on RMC Sport that Neymar had “no excuse” to leave.