Neymar and Portuguese defender Tiago Djalo got into the locker room tunnel after being sent off in the final stretch of the match between Paris Saint Germain and Lille, in Ligue 1. Neymar wanted to raise the temperature of the confrontation by chasing Djalo, but it was braking in time for the altercation to escalate.
All this amid information that indicates that the Brazilian striker, according to the newspaper Ara, has paralyzed the renewal of his contract with the Parisian club to knock on Barça’s door again.
The 29-year-old Brazilian would have realized that Leo Messi is closer to renewing than joining him in Paris and would have used his wide environment to test once again the return to the Barça club, now with a new board of directors. Neymar’s contract with PSG ends on June 30, 2022.
Return to ownership
Neymar returned to Mauricio Pochettino’s starting eleven four days before the first leg of the Champions League quarterfinals against Bayern. And it was not a happy return. He and Djalo saw the red card in the 89th minute. The Portuguese defender fouled the Brazilian, which gave him a push. The two were already booked, for which they were sent off by referee Benoit Bastien.
When they entered the changing room tunnel of the Parc des Princes, the dispute between the players continued. Neymar, especially upset, pushed his rival. Both, protected by members of their respective teams, exchanged reproaches, shouts and insults.
At one point, the Brazilian accelerated in search of Djalo, but did not reach him. They had to be separated. The Portuguese stumbled and fell to the ground while Neymar headed for the door of his dressing room, where he continued to reproach his rival before entering.
Neymar, who started for the first time since February, was upset throughout the game. At the start of the second half, with the score against, he was shown a yellow card for facing Benjamin Andre.
The Brazilian suffered the eleventh expulsion in his career, the fourth at Paris Saint Germain, in a key match in Ligue 1 that saw the loss of the leadership of Mauricio Pochettino’s team after losing 1-0. Lille is the new leader of the competition.
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