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Neymar: "I admire Guardiola and I’d love to work with him"

The Barça striker expressed his desire to work with the former Barça coach at five-a-side tournament sponsored by Red Bull.

Neymar: "I admire Guardiola and I’d love to work with him"
Kai Pfaffenbach REUTERS

Barcelona striker Neymar Jr stressed his desire to work with Pep Guardiola in the future. The Brazilian spoke at a five-a-side tournament featuring teams from 35 countries, and sponsored by both ‘Red Bull’ and Neymar himself.

Asked about which trainer he would like to work under, Neymar said: “There is one. Guardiola is a guy I admire, and I’d love to work with him.”

The culé forward also stressed that he was happy at the Catalan club and living in Barcelona, although he did go on to say: “I have to go back to Brazil one day and I’d also like to play in the USA. I’d like to play in those countries in the future,” he said.