Neymar will Miss Copa America

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Thursday, April 21st, 2016 | 0


The three friends Leonel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez battle will not been see at this year Copa America. Brazilian forward will not play in this June at the Copa America Special tournament, which will held at this June at United States. However, He will be in Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games at this August. This information is said by Barcelona on Wednesday.

Copa America is not only for its 100-year anniversary, it will be especially important for the teams that are taking part from North America. Increasing the size and area of ​​the tournament. Brazil want’s Neymar for these two editions. But Barca was not willing to give there one of the best player to play at 2 consecutive big tournament after 2 long consecutive season.  Finally, an agreement among two sides have been taken, Neymar just play Olympic football, will rest during the Copa America.

Earlier, Brazil won Copa America for eight times and they have also 5 world cup title, but the Olympic football gold still elusive. But the Brazilian want’s to end this Mistry by winning Olympic Gold at their home. So that the 24-year-old captain is included at Olympic team. According to FIFA rules, clubs have to release their players for national game. But Olympic Games is not tournament of FIFA to host. It does not recognize international matches as well. Basically it is a U-23 team games. However, the team may have three senior players. Neymar will be one of them.

Neymar was four years ago at the London Olympics squad. However, his team was defeated in the final by Mexico. Now the Olympic football will be held from 1 to 3 August. Barca will start the season before. As of August 1 this year, the first match of La Liga will in field.

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