As a brilliant football player, he has worked for French club Paris Saint-Germain and the Brazil national team. When he was 17 years old, Neymar took part in major competition for the first time. Under the guide and help of Neymar, the football club won two successive competitions — Copa do Brasil & the 2011 Copa Libertadores.
Before transferred to join Barcelona, he was assessed as the South American Footballer of the Year for two times in 2011 and 2012. He became the top goal-scorer in Brazil football shirt of his national football team aged 18 with 52 goals in 77 competitions. He played an important role at the 2011 South American Youth Championship, contributing to the victory of Brazil.
His journey to the 2014 FIFA World Cup and 2015 Copa América was ended in advance for injury and suspension. In 2016, he acted as a captain of the Brazil national football shirt and helped them won the first Olympic gold medal in men’s football at the 2016 Summer Olympics.