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Incredible Neymar Equals Messi & Zanetti Record

Paris Saint-Germain superstar Neymar equalled a UEFA Champions League record previously achieved by Lionel Messi and Javier Zanetti with his incredible performance against Atalanta on Wednesday night.

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The Brazilian may not have scored, but he was named Man of the Match following PSG's last-minute 2-1 win over the Serie A side.

Atalanta took a first-half lead before late goals from Marquinhos and Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting saw the French giants turn the tie on its head.

Despite missing a few scoring opportunities himself, Neymar produced a brilliant display to receive the Man of the Match award.

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He also equalled Messi and Zanetti's record for the most dribbles in a single Champions League match after completing 16 attempts on Wednesday evening, according to Opta Sports. 

Zanetti was the first to achieve the impressive statistic during a game against Dynamo Kiev in 2003, while Messi matched it in a clash against Manchester United in April 2008.

In comparison, the whole Atalanta squad managed to complete just six dribbles against PSG on Wednesday night.

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The Ligue 1 champions will face the winner of the quarter-final between Atletico Madrid and RB Leipzig in the semi-finals, and it will be only the second time that PSG have qualified for the last four, after doing so in the 1994/95 campaign.

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