Neymar: 'I support Fenerbahce because of Diego'


Neymar: ‘I support Fenerbahce because of Diego’


Barcelona superstar Neymar has stated that he supports Fenerbahce due his former team mate Diego Ribas playing for them.

“I watch quite allot of Turkish Football,” Neymar said to the Aksam newspaper.

“I am a Barcelona player at the moment but maybe one day I will play in Turkey.

“I support Fenerbahce because Diego plays for them.”

Barcelona forward has returned to Turkey ahead of the International Royal Cup.

The 22-year-old has been involved in organising the friendly tournament which will involve Galatasaray, Beşiktaş, Argentinian giants River Plate and Neymar’s Instituto Projeto Neymar JR.

The dates are as follows:

16.01.2015 Beşiktaş – Guaratingueta
17.01.2015 River Plate – Galatasaray
18.01.2015 Third place match
18.01.2015 Championship game