Neymar is most likely to possess to choose between representing Brazil at the Copa America or Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Brazil good Ronaldo says it really is “cowardly” that Neymar has to pick between playing in the Copa America or the Rio 2016 Olympics later this year.
A special centenary occasion on the Copa America will take place in June, hosted by the United states of america, when Brazil’s Under-23s will compete in the Olympic Games in August as the host nation.
Neymar is anticipated to only be permitted to play in 1 of these tournaments, with Barcelona wanting one of their star forwards to have a decent break for the duration of the off-season.
Nevertheless, Ronaldo believes it is actually wrong that Neymar has choose which competitors he wants to play in.
“This scenario is very complicated for the player,” the Planet Cup winner said for the duration of the presentation of his new school of football, the Ronaldo Academy.
“I believe it’s cowardly that he has to pick what competition he wants to play in.
“What we see is handful of care concerning the calendar, and we see extra games and much more competitions, along with the players have less vacation time.”
Asked which competitors he would decide to play in, Ronaldo stated he would favor to fight for Brazil’s initially gold medal in football at their household Olympics.
“I would opt to play within the Olympics,” the 39-year-old added. “It will be one thing unheard of if they could get a gold medal at the Games in Rio.
“I never know what the scenario is like, but ideally, how superb it could be for Neymar to tell that story.”