Andres Iniesta praises Neymar Jr for spectacular recent performances
Barcelona Captain Andres Iniesta praises Neymar Jr for his amazing performances in recent matches. Neymar Jr. has been amazing this season once again. The player was involved in all the three goals of Barcelona in the match against BATE Borisov at Camp Nou on 4th November 2015. It was a group E fixture. Neymar Jr. scored two goals in the match and provided assist in the third goal which was scored by Luis Suarez. Neymar Jr. has also been terrific in La Liga. The player scored against Getafe as well in a recent fixture when Barcelona won by 2 – 0.
This season Neymar Jr. has so far scored a total of 11 goals in all competitions. 9 goals have come in La Liga while 2 in Champions League. The player has been in amazing form in last few matches and has filled in the boots of injured Lionel Messi. Superb recent performances of Neymar Jr. have won praise from his fans, teammates and Barcelona management alike. On the Barcelona Website Andres Iniesta praises Neymar Jr and says that Neymar is a spectacular talent and he is very young. Iniesta further said that Neymar has come to the right club and he can develop well in Barcelona. Iniesta hoped that the progress of Neymar Jr. would continue as he would like to see Neymar Jr. at Barcelona for many years.
Since the injure of Lionel Messi, Neymar Jr and Luis Suarez have been phenomenal. The attacking duo have scored 17 goals since Messi’s injury. Barcelona have been in great form, especially at home. They haven’t lost a game at home since the last season. Currently Barcelona are at number 2 in the La Liga table with 24 points. Real Madrid are at the top of the table with same points but a better goal difference.