The French press is afraid that this is already the end for Neymar, after his recent abysmal performances.
Paris Saint-Germain’s 2-0 defeat at Rennes this weekend naturally led to criticism from Mauricio Pochettino’s squad. After beating Manchester City in the Champions League, the Parisians were unsuccessful in their return to Ligue 1. The worst thing is that PSG ended the match without a single shot on target. Lionel Messi was the closest touching the crossbar on a free kick.
Neymar rated 2/10
“Conceding a goal like the second hurts,” Mauricio Pochettino said after the game, with PSG conceding shortly before and just after half-time. “PSG cannot afford to make these kinds of mistakes.” Messi has not been able to show his class, nor has Neymar, Kylian Mbappé, or Angel Di Maria. Neymar has been criticized more than the others. The Equipe writes that the Brazilian is far from the player he was with FC Barcelona five or six years ago or even with PSG during the summer of 2020. He also received the score of 2/10 in the daily newspaper . It must be said that Neymar has only scored two of his last 41 shots on goal, and he is not living the best moments of his career. The French media point the finger at its performance, and seek answers to its problems.
The Parisian also attacks the former FC Barcelona striker, accusing him of technical waste and lack of precision. He also indicated that Neymar was a shadow of himself, calling his performance the worst since the start of the season.not. While wondering if we will ever see the best of Neymar again.