Before all the dust has completely settled from his blockbuster £200m transfer from Barcelona, Neymar has hit the ground running for new club PSG. The Parisian team recently played Toulouse and Neymar gave any doubters all the evidence necessary to justify his crazy price tag.
After receiving the ball inside the penalty area, and being completely surrounded by players, the Brazilian maestro manages to protect the ball and dribble past four players before sliding a low shot into the goalkeeper’s bottom left corner. Few players possess the composure required to keep the ball while engulfed by the opposition’s entire defence.
PSG will likely feel as though Neymar was a bargain if he keeps scoring goals like this (along with his ridiculously accurate assist which preceded the goal):
The Paris-based club identified the Champions League trophy as their holy grail in 2011, which each acquisition and transfer aimed at achieving that prestigious goal. Is Neymar’s addition going to be enough to get PSG past Europe’s elite? Let us know your thoughts and comments below!