Football/Soccer

Brazilian forward Neymar branded a 'whinge bag'

Brazil star Neymar has become the most expensive footballer of all time after joining Paris St Germain from Barcelona for €222 million. Picture by Associated Press 

HE may earn €81.5 million a year but Brazilian superstar Neymar has been branded a "whinge bag" by top Irish player Stephanie Roche.

The Republic and Sunderland star, who came second in Fifa's goal of the year award in 2014, tweeted that although Neymar was a "class player" he should "stop moaning".

Brazil scraped past Costa Rica with two late goals in today's World Cup game. In the closing stages of the match, Neymar was denied a penalty, prompting Roche to tweet that he was just "proving my point".

 

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