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15 Facts about Neymar Junior 1. His father, Neymar, is also a former soccer player.

Neymar comes from a very poor family, but his family has always been happy. To feed his family, his father worked three jobs.

3.His mother worked as a cook in a child care center

Despite the financial crisis, his family always managed to live happily.

4.He joined his first club at the age of seven. In Brazil, playing football is a trend; it is part of everyone's childhood. He began his career at such a young age.

5. In the year 2007, Neymar became a member of the Portuguese Santista Club, which was quite an achievement at that age.

6.Neymar was the best young player in 2009. Eventually, he won an award for it.

7. Neymar won the FIFA Puskas award in 2011.

8.His 2017 transfer to PSG was one of the most expensive transfers in history. As a result of this transfer, Neymar became the most expensive player in football history.

9.His life is filled with several lucrative sponsorships from bug brands. Nike, Red Bull, and Gillette are some of the brands he is sponsored by.

10.Neymar became a father at the age of 19. Karolina Dantos, his girlfriend, gave birth to this baby.

11. Neymar and Cristiano Ronaldo share the same birthday.

12.Neymar was successful in getting coverage on the cover of The Times magazine, which is very rare. As of today, Neymar is the only Brazilian athlete to grace a magazine cover.

13.Neymar and his sister are very close. On his arm, he has a tattoo of his sister's face, and his sister has inked her arm with his eyes. Their bond is close and strong as well.

14.This 29-year-old footballer has full faith in his religion and donates 10% of his earnings to the church.

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