Neymar says Everything is better with Messi
Neymar Jr praised Lionel Messi after the fixture against Atletico Madrid. He admitted that the arrival of Messi changed the game in favor of Barcelona. Neymar says that Everything is better with Messi. This statement on one hand shows the respect which Neymar has for Messi as a player. And on the other hand it shows the deep bond of friendship which the two players have.
On Saturday when Barcelona faced Atletico Madrid, Messi was benched. Which was quite unique for Barcelona. However, the striker came on in the 2nd half of the game. And made and impact on the game immediately. The play making of Barcelona was improved suddenly. And attacks became much more lethal. Messi scored a 77th minute winner after excellent team play by Barcelona side.
Neymar further said that we are proud to have Messi on the team and his presence always makes a big difference. The Brazil striker said that although it is too early to talk about it. But the Barcelona side has started the league very well. He said that they have won against 3 big teams at the start which is a really good start.
Neymar Jr himself scored a stunning free kick in the match. And played a key role in win of Barcelona against Atletico Madrid on Saturday.