Neymar lost his cool during a recent match against Marseille and was shown the red card. After the match on Sunday which PSG lost 1-0, Neymar alleged that Alvaro Gonzalez racially abused him on the pitch and that is what provoked him. Also Read - Lionel Messi's Reaction After Barcelona Lift Joan Gamper Trophy Will Make You Depressed | WATCH
Gonzalez was quick to take to Twitter and he responded to Neymar’s claims saying that all his life he has been playing with blacks and has never been a racist. Also Read - Juventus Star Cristiano Ronaldo Wins IFFHS World's Best International Top-Scorer Trophy
His tweet read: “There is no place for racism. A clean career and with many team-mates and friends on a day to day basis. Sometimes you have to learn how to lose and accept it on the field. Incredible three points today, Allez l’OM thank you, family.” Also Read - Lionel Messi Selected in Argentina's FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifier Squad
Responding to this post, Neymar wrote: “You are not a man to assume your mistake, losing is part of the sport. Now insulting and bringing racism into our lives no, I don’t agree. I DON’T RESPECT YOU! YOU HAVE NO CHARACTER! Assume what you say mermon … be a MAN RAPÁ! RACIST.”
During the game, Neymar was given a red-hand after VAR saw him strike Gonzalez on the back of the head, but the Brazilian megastar claims that it is not the true story.
Neymar – who had recently contracted the coronavirus in Ibiza after the Champions League final – made a comeback to the side against Marseille in a game where tempers flared and the Brazilian found himself in the wrong side of things.