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Alves Discusses Neymar Being Named Brazil Captain

Dani Alves Discusses Neymar Being Named Brazil Captain

By Keegan Kruger - Sep 14, 2018 06:30 PM @KeeganKruger

Paris Saint-Germain superstar Dani Alves has discussed coach Tite's decision to make Neymar captain of Brazil after the recent criticism he received at the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

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The 26-year-old was heavily criticised for diving and exaggerating contact throughout the tournament, during which he scored two goals in five appearances, but Alves feels that experience will lead to a change in Neymar, and is backing the star to learn in his new role.

"In life, sometimes things happen that make you mature and make you realise that you have to improve as a professional," the right-back said, as quoted by FourFourTwo.

"I've talked a lot with Neymar, I think he's gained experience, and the little shots he's received during the World Cup will make him even more mature, (lead to a) change of behaviour."

The former FC Barcelona star also shared the advice he gave the forward.

"You leave the kid aside and you become a man, and when you start becoming a man, your decisions and attitudes become more weighty," he added.

"I told him that if everyone tells you the same thing and not only one or two people, something is wrong.

"We all have flaws, but we must not stay in one's flaws. In life, we must try to evolve, because we are all intelligent."

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What do you make of Alves' advice to Neymar? Have your say in the comments section below. 


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petoza Joined: 10 Feb 2014
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petoza Sep 15, 2018 09:09 AM
Thiago Silva was a good leader not this arrogant diving king
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Tau_Sebata Sep 15, 2018 08:55 AM
Im in agreement with Alves.
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BenZambrotta Sep 14, 2018 10:59 PM
That's a good advice bro.
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chinyama Sep 14, 2018 08:02 PM
powerful advice poi

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