Neymar was seen crying on Brazil’s bench as physios examined his injured ankle (Getty)
Neymar was in tears on Brazil’s bench after he was forced off with an ankle injury during the 2-0 win over Serbia in their World Cup opener on Thursday evening.
Two goals from Richarlison got Brazil’s World Cup campaign in Qatar off to a flying start, but one of the tournament favourites now face an anxious wait after Neymar was forced off in the second half.
Neymar twisted his ankle during a challenge in the second half (Shutterstock)
Caption: LUSAIL CITY, QATAR – NOVEMBER 24: Neymar of Brazil reacts during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Group G match between Brazil and Serbia at Lusail Stadium on November 24, 2022 in Lusail City, Qatar. (Photo by Chris Brunskill/Fantasista/Getty Images)
Photographer: Chris Brunskill/Fantasista
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Caption: Soccer Football – FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 – Group G – Brazil v Serbia – Lusail Stadium, Lusail, Qatar – November 24, 2022 Brazil’s Neymar is pictured after the match REUTERS/Molly Darlington
Photographer: MOLLY DARLINGTON
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