Neymar struggle against poverty and unfavorable conditions
Brazil is a country with immense football talent but offer least facilities and opportunities for its nation. The infrastructure, Health and education provision to common man has been an issue for decades and even yet is not consider well from government side. The matter is rather political but with these kinds of struggle and insufficient amenities Brazil is still able to produce One of the best talents of football world for the globe. Brazil introduced the world with new style, techniques like back heel, bicycle kicks and the passing game. With shrewd bodies they were unable to play European hard tackle game, so they modified the game style.
Neighbor country of shoe shape Argentine, Brazil produced some great names like Pele, Romero, Cafu, Ronaldo, Ronaldinho, Roberto Carlos, Neymar and many more in the list. The all emerged from street football to , club and B class professional football in Brazil to some great Professional club of world like Real Madrid , Barcelona FC. PSG, Juventus, AC Milan, Manchester United, Chelsea etc.
One thing common among all these Brazilian legends is the struggle against unfavorable conditions and poverty. Neymar struggle against poverty is also an example to modern world that talent is unstoppable. With only two years old the boy literally started a love affair with the sport. His mother, Nadine, gave gift the first ball Neymar Jr. Since then the ace became collector’s balls. It was from there that football received one of Mogi boy with open arms Cruzes.
At 3 years old, Neymar already demonstrated coordination and intimacy with the ball while playing. But it was six years he drew attention. Running and playing in the stands while his father was playing, the boy caught the interest of one of the most famous talent discoverers of Brazil. Betinho, who had released Robinho, saw the agility and speed that boy slight up and down the stairs and had no doubt that there was the future 10 shirt of the Brazilian team.
NJR father Neymar sr no doubt was a professional footballer from Brazil second class professional league. Yet it was very hard for the Neymar Sr to run the family expenditures from his earnings. There were times NJR father was unable to pay electricity bill and they had to live with candles in the night . Then they migrated to Sao Paulo where Neymar sr did 3 jobs at a time to raise his kids and support the family. So NJR Neymar struggle against poverty is eminent from his early childhood, he started from futsal when he was just a kid and performed in TV School Futsal Cup Tribune. Where he grabbed attention and raised the cup in 2005.
Neymar struggle against poverty was not ended until he signed a contract of 1.6 million euros with Santos. Then a record £71.5m dollar contract with Barcelona in 2013.
Dani Alvez also belonged to a poor family, his father was a farmer and the player worked with his father when he was a child. He struggled against poverty as a child. So did his teammate at Brazil National team and Catalans club, Neymar jr.
But one thing is clear NJR didn’t listened to the unfavorable conditions and voices , kept his hard work going and polished his talent to a level that, Finally he is a star of Brazil and football world.