Neymar is the Hero

Earlier today, Brazil earned their first ever gold medal in soccer history. This was the last major international title that Brazil had failed to earn. For this Olympics, Brazil went all out. Against the typical Olympic fashion, where key players do not play for their national teams, Brazil made an exception by selecting Neymar. Faced with the tremendous pressure of an entire nation, the path was not always easy for the Brazilians on their quest for Gold. Back to back 0-0 starts, “Marta” chants, and tabloid abuse were all directed towards the Brazil internationals. In spite of all that, Brazilian … Continue reading Neymar is the Hero