Neymar Bored By Brazil’s Performance Against Colombia In 2024 Copa America And Dozed Off Alongside His Children Davi Lucca And Mavie


    It appears the performance of Brazil in their final group stage game of the 2024 Copa America against Colombia bored Neymar as he took to Instagram to share an interesting post.

    Dorival Junior’s side played out a 1-1 draw with Colombia to qualify for the quarter-finals, where they will face Uruguay on July 7, 2024.

    Raphinha had put Brazil in front in the 12th minute before Daniel Munoz equalized for Nestor Lorenzo’s side in the 2nd minute of added time.

    The Selecao have been below-par thus far in the 2024 Copa America and they qualified to the second round after finishing 2nd in Group D, with 5 points from 3 matches.

    Dorival Junior’s side made it through to the last 8 unbeaten, but they shared the spoils twice in their group, playing out a 1-1 draw against Colombia and a 0-0 stalemate against Costa Rica.

    Their only victory came against Paraguay, who they smashed 1-4 and it will be interesting to see how they fare in the knockout phase.

    Neymar Bored By The Performance Of Brazil Against Colombia

    Neymar looked glued to the match when it started but it seemed like he dozed off due to the performances of his international teammates.

    Some football enthusiasts have also taken to social media to give their reactions to the post by the Brazilian football icon, with one writing on X (formerly known as Twitter): 

    “Neymar and his kids got bored of watching Vinicius Jr sti*k up the pitch.”

    Another wrote: “Neymar finally realised that “Brazil is totally finished”

    Neymar’s Children

    Neymar shared a picture of him alongside his daughter, Mavie, and son Davi Lucca da Silva Santos.

    Mavie was born on October 7, 2023, while Neymar welcomed Davi Lucca from a previous relationship with Carolina Dantas, whom he dated between 2010 and 2011.

    Davi Lucca was born on August 24, 2011, during the footballer’s spell at Santos, the club where he began his professional football career.

    Why Is Neymar Jr Not Part Of Brazil’s Copa America Squad?

    Neymar was excluded from Brazil’s 2024 Copa America squad due to an injury that he picked up during a friendly in October 2023.

    This has kept him out of action for a lengthy period, but he is hoping that he can be in good shape before the commencement of the 2024/25 Saudi Pro League season.

    He scored 1 goal and provided 3 assists in 5 appearances for Al Hilal across all competitions in the 2023/24 season.

    Neymar’s Career Stats

    Cumulatively, Neymar has made 509 club career appearances, scoring 301 goals and providing 194 assists in all competitions.

    Internationally, he is the all-time top scorer for Brazil, with 79 goals and 59 assists in 128 appearances.

    Neymar’s Parents And Sibling

    Neymar was born on February 5, 1992, in Mogi das Cruzes, São Paulo, Brazil and he is the son of father Neymar Santos Sr. and mother Nadine da Silva.

    The Brazil international has just one sister, who he shares a really close relationship with and her name is Rafaella Santos.

    Rafaella was born on March 11, 1996, and she is a model with about 5.9 million followers on Instagram.

    Neymar Stunned By Manager Dorival Junior’s Substitution

    Moreover, Neymar has also been in the news lately for his reaction when Vinicius Jr was taken off during Brazil’s opening Copa America group game against Costa Rica on June 25, 2024.

    He stretched out his hands in amazement wondering the rationale behind the substitution. Anyway, it will be fascinating to see how Dorival Junior’s side fare against Uruguay in the quarter-finals of the 2024 Copa America.


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