Neymar has used a sponsor's television advert to admit he exaggerated some of his reactions after being fouled during the World Cup in Russia. The video, published Sunday and broadcast on several Brazilian TV networks, features the 24-year-old forward accepting criticism for the first time and promising to pick himself up.
Brazil right-back Danilo has been ruled out for the remainder of the World Cup after suffering ligament damage in his left ankle during training on Thursday.
Neymar is back in Paris after undergoing treatment on his injured foot in Brazil, sources have told ESPN FC. The forward flew to Paris on a private jet with friends while the three staff members returned commercially via Air France from Rio de Janeiro, as was initially planned.