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23-Year-Old Forward     Barcelona  La Liga      Full Name: Neymar da Silva


Birthdate:  February 5, 1992    Birthplace:  Mogi das Cruzes, Brazil    Nationality:  Brazil    Height:  5' 8"    

April 27, 2015    Neymar News

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Neymar attempted six shots and scored in the 17th minute of Barcelona's 2-0 victory over Espanyol on Saturday.

The Brazilian has hit a nice run of form and now has four goals and an assist in his last five matches, giving him 19 goals and five assists in 24 La Liga starts this season. Neymar will look to extend his current streak against Getafe on Tuesday.

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April 15, 2015

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Neymar attempted four shots and scored a beautiful 18th minute goal in Barcelona's 3-1 Champions League victory over PSG on Wednesday.

Neymar teamed up very well with Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi to cause problems for the PSG defense all game, and the trio could have produced yet a few more goals with some luck. Neymar now has 29 goals in 34 matches on the season and will look to add to his numbers against Valencia this weekend.

February 28, 2015

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Neymar took only one shot, but contributed four key passes during Barcelona's 3-1 win over Granada on Saturday.

Neymar was overshadowed by his attacking mates, as Luis Suarez scored a goal and then assisted on one banged home by Lionel Messi. Nevertheless, Neymar remains an elite fantasy option, as his 17 goals are bested by only Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.

January 25, 2015

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Neymar had two goals and an assist during Barcelona's 6-0 rout of Elche on Saturday.

Neymar grew his La Liga goal total to 14 with his performance Saturday, which trails only Cristiano Ronaldo (28) and teammate Lionel Messi (21).

December 21, 2014

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Neymar was an unused substitute for Barcelona's 5-0 win over Cordoba on Saturday.

Pedro started in place of Neymar on Saturday and finished with a goal and an assist. The playing time has been a bit troubling for fantasy owners, as Neymar has made just two appearances in December. He'll look to get back on the pitch Jan. 4 against Real Sociedad.

November 22, 2014

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Neymar scored for the 11th time this season as Barcelona cruised to a 5-1 win over Sevilla on Saturday.

The beginning of the 2014-15 campaign has shown growth in Neymar's game. The flash and dash wing play is still there, but the Brazilian superstar has shown a willingness to attack the goal and his movement off the ball has come a long way.

November 8, 2014

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Neymar, who was surprisingly left out of the starting lineup, came on and scored to spark a late Barca rally in Saturday's 2-1 comeback win over Almeria.

Barca needed a shake up after a sleepy two week spell. It was a completely different game once Neymar and fellow sub Luis Suarez came on in the second half. When you see a superstar like Neymar on the bench, you have to worry about injury or trouble with the manager. Let's chalk Saturday up to manager Luis Enrique thinking he could get some rest for his star during this three game in eight days stretch.

October 25, 2014

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Neymar scored his ninth La Liga goal during Barcelona's 3-1 loss to Real Madrid on Saturday.

Neymar trails only Cristiano Ronaldo for the La Liga league, though the Madrid marksman has as many goals as Neymar and Lionel Messi (seven) combined this season. Nevertheless, Neymar remains an elite fantasy option, and could be in for more goals with Luis Suarez the distributor Saturday.