Barcelona teammates Rakitic and Mascherano praise Neymar’s form
Neymar Jr’s Barcelona teammates Ivan Rakitic and Javier Mascherano have praised the form of the Barcelona star after another great performance against BATE Borisov. Neymar Jr. provided 2 excellent assists to Rakitic in the match. And Barcelona won the away tie by 0 – 2. Neyamr Jr. has been involved in all the last 8 goals that Barcelona has scored. Either the player was the goal scorer himself or the assist provider. Such phenomenal form has caught praise from fans and teammates alike.
Rakitic said in a recent interview that Neyamr Jr. is playing artfully and hopefully he will continue to play like this. Rakitic further said that Neymar Jr. does not look affected by all the controversy going around regarding his transfer to Barcelona. On the other hand Mascherano has also praised Neymar Jr. for his recent performances. Mascherano after the match against BATE Borisov said that Neyamr Jr. is a great player. Although one cannot replace Leo Messi but all the players are trying hard to fill the gap.
Neymar Jr. after criticism early in the season for his not so good performances, have comeback strong and the player has had excellent last couple of games.