Neymar proclaims innocence in rape allegation publishing WhatsApp messages
The PSG and Brazil striker decided to publish all correspondence between himself and the women claiming: “It's necessary to detail these intimacies".
Neymar took to social media to show his side of the story after the Brazilian striker was accused of raping a women in a Parisian hotel last month.
The PSG player deemed it was important to reveal a series of conversations and photographs shared by the pair on the WhatsApp communication platform since first meeting in March.
Neymar posted a message stating: “I'm being accused of rape which is a strong word and what I'm going through at present is unpleasant. Anyhow, I want to show the conversations that were held between myself and this woman, all of our intimate communication, which is necessary to show what really occurred. What happened behind closed doors was a typical intimate relationship between a man and a woman", maintained the player in a video published via his Instagram account.
In a statement released after the accusations became public, Neymar's management company claimed: "We completely repudiate the unjust accusations and, above all, the exposure in the press of an extremely negative situation."
The player's father, Neymar dos Santos Sr. told Band TV in Brazil on Saturday that "it is clear that it is just a trap".