Iniesta Responds to the Neymar-Semedo Incident
FC Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta confirmed that his two teammates, Neymar Junior and Nelson Semedo, were involved in a fight. The incident occurred in a training session Barcelona in Miami, Friday (28/07/2017).
The incident was caused by the tackling that Semedo did to Neymar. Feeling Semedo do it too hard, Neymar angry and make a confrontation so there was a fight.
After divorced by Sergio Busquets, Neymar went and did not continue training. This, of course, disrupt the preparations of teams ahead of the 2017 International Champions Cup contest against their eternal rivals, Real Madrid, on Saturday (29/7/2017) night or Sunday morning GMT.
Inevitable, this incident is also increasingly heating news transfer 25-year-old Brazilian star to Paris Saint-Germain (PSG). Barca’s senior player, Andres Iniesta, responded to the incident.
The playmaker admitted that the commotion between Neymar and Semedo was happening. But the 33-year-old believes that such a thing is common in training sessions.
Nevertheless, Iniesta hopes that the incident will not culminate in Neymar’s departure to PSG, as it is currently widely reported. PSG is rumored to be ready to redeem the release clause Neymar contract worth 222 million euros (about Rp 3.4 trillion).
“It’s true something has happened, but things like this often happen in practice sessions Everyone is talking about Neymar and everything is exaggerated,” Iniesta told Sportmail.
“Things like this can happen anytime, personal decisions will soon be taken by Neymar, but of course we really hope he will survive,” added the Spanish national team’s attack regulator.