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Neymar sent off for putting on mask of himself

The striker was sent off on Wednesday for marking a goal by wearing a mask – of his own face.

The 19-year-old scored a brilliant solo effort for Santos in a Copa Libertadores match against Colo Colo that finished 3-2. He jinked through the defence before chipping past the goalkeeper to put Santos 3-0 up. He then put on the mask, which was handed to him from the crowd, with the face upside-down. The referee showed Neymar his second yellow card...

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Who the hell wears a mask of themselves? the ego on this boy just keeps on growing.

Btw it wasn't a straight sending off, just a second yellow card.

yezz2329d ago

this happened before summer ?!

Sahil2329d ago (Edited 2329d ago )

yeah, this happened like 3-4 months ago.

oli2329d ago

it only shows how stupid this site can be by approving mostly eutopean football, even when quality football ca be found anywhere in the world. we just gotta look for it

jak3y13oy2328d ago (Edited 2328d ago )

sorry guys, i saw this on a site and thought it was recent :S

April :| didn't notice that little detail :(

Nes_Daze2329d ago

If he keeps this up he'll fit in well with Real Madrid, lol. Neymar needs a bit more discipline and self-control.

kulka2329d ago

He needs to mature to become a top player at the moment he is very talented but needs to work on him self or else he will become another Balotelli

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