12 Jul '18, 12pm

World Cup: Neymar's playacting makes people laugh, says Van Basten

MOSCOW: Brazil forward Neymar's playacting makes people laugh, former Netherlands forward Marco van Basten said on Thursday (Jul 12). Speaking in his role as FIFA's chief officer for development, Van Basten said the Brazilian player needed to take a look at himself. Advertisement "It's not a good attitude in general. You have to try to do your best and be sporting and if you act too much, it is not going to help," he told reporters. "That's a point in which I think he should personally understand his situation." Brazil's Neymar. (Photo: AFP/Jewel Samad) He added: "It's always nice if we have some humour in the game and he makes people laugh and that is positive." Neymar was undoubtedly the victim of some tough tackling at the World Cup but his playacting and diving made him a figure of mockery, especially in Europe. Advertisement Advertisement World Cup-induced heart attac...

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