Brazil defeated Chile 1-0 in Santiago in a match valid for the ninth qualifying round for the 2022 World Cup. Neymar, who had a low-key performance, used his Instagram to comment on the complicated game.
After a gray first half, the team opened the scoring in a play of opportunism by the Ribeiro from Everton, to then manage the advantage until the end of the game.
Neymar downplayed the team’s poor performance, highlighting the relevance of the victory.
“Did we play well? No! Did we win? Yes! So (laughing emojis). Keep on dancing, we keep making history,” the player wrote.
Neymar He also took the opportunity to joke about the controversy surrounding his physical form. In social networks there was a lot of talk about the star’s overweight.
“Note: the shirt was G, I’m at my weight (laughing emojis). Next game I ask for a M shirt (laughing emojis)”.
With the result, Brazil reached 21 points to be the solo leader. Next Sunday, the team will face Argentina at the Neo Química Arena. Then the team faces Peru , on Thursday of next week at the Pernambuco Arena.