Neymar’s emotional tribute to Messi
Argentina won the 2021 Copa America trophy, and it the first major tournament title for Leo Messi
However, there was a special moment after the match, as Neymar share embrace his idol, Messi.
Neymar reveals some world he said while hugging Messi. Paying tribute to his former mentor Messi
He shared an emotional post on his official Instagram account
“Losing hurts me and it’s something I still haven’t learned to live with,” he started.
“Yesterday, when I lost, I went to give a hug to the greatest and best I have ever seen play in football history
my friend and brother Messi.
I was sad and I joked to him ‘you son of a bitch, you’ve beaten me!’
“I’m very sad to have lost, but this guy is awesome! I have great respect for what he has done for football and especially for me.
“I hate to lose! But enjoy your title. Football was waiting for you for that moment! Congratulations brother.”