Brazilian star Neymar has revealed that the 2022 World Cup in Qatar could be his last because, according to him, he is not sure if he will be able to “mentally continue the football” after this station. Neymar, 29, told broadcast platform “Dazn”: “I think the 2022 World Cup will be my last.”
“I see it (the 2022 World Cup) as my last because I don’t know if I am mentally strong to continue to manage my footballer life after that,” added the striker, who has scored 69 goals in 113 international matches for Seleção Win the World Cup with Brazil because it’s my ultimate dream since I was young.
Neymar made the World Cup for the first time in the version hosted by his country in 2014, and his team came out in the semi-finals with a historic loss to Germany 1-7, knowing he missed this match due to a serious back injury he suffered in the quarter-finals against Chile. Then he took part in the 2018 Russia World Cup, and his country came out in the quarter-finals, losing to Belgium 1-2.
Neymar’s record with the Brazilian national team includes the Confederations Cup victory in 2013 in addition to Olympic gold at the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Neymar was not part of the Brazil squad that won the Copa America in 2019 due to injury, then lost this year’s edition of the Continental Championship final to Argentina 0-1 in the final .