Although only 28 years old, but Neymar has reached an impressive scoring milestone, promising to approach two superstars Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.
Neymar was once considered the star that could replace Messi and Ronaldo dominated world football. Although not yet done, but at least the Brazilian superstar still forced people to remind him of his remarkable scoring skills.
Before the European tournaments were postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the striker born in 1992 was able to shine with the goal to open the score in the return leg of the 1/8 Champions League against Dortmund.
Neymar’s strike in the head of the city in the 28th minute helped PSG beat Dortmund with a score of 3-2, thereby booking a place in the quarter-finals of the club’s most prestigious continent.
According to statistics, that is the 400th goal of Neymar in both the club career, the young teams of Brazil and the Brazilian national team. 400 goals is clearly an impressive milestone for a player who hasn’t turned 30 yet.
That is, Neymar can completely go as far as to go beyond the goals of Ronaldo and Messi, who have entered the end of their careers (Ronaldo and Messi have scored a total of 1,449 goals, of which El Pulga poor CR7 once tore the opponent).
Of the 400 goals so far, 138 have been scored by Neymar in the Santos shirt, the team he has worked with since starting his career until the age of 21.
In 4 years with Barca, from 2013 to 2017, the Brazilian superstar has 114 goals, ie, the average of each opponent’s net 28.5 times. At PSG, Neymar has 69 fires, many of which are decisive goals. In the Brazil national team shirt, Neymar has 61 goals after 101 appearances. The remaining 18 goals were scored by the striker born in 1992 for young teams (1 goal of U17, 9 goals of U20 and 8 goals of Olympic).