Neymar revealed the name he will give his son in honor of Lionel Messi

It is not new to say that Lionel Messi and Neymar Jr are great friends. Both footballers met in 2013 playing in Barcelona and since then they have become inseparable. But besides a feeling of friendship, The Brazilian star does not hide his great admiration for the Argentine star.

In an interview with Ney, they asked him: “If your baby was a boy, have you thought about what name you would give him?”. Quickly, as the journalist requested, the Verdeamarela star replied: “Messi”.

Automatically they both laughed and generated the laughter of those who were behind the camera. Incredulous, the interviewer asked him again and the gunner did not double the bet: “Lionel”.

That fragment of the note went viral and was all the rage on social media. That is why the users did not let go to leave their comments and highlight the mischief of the crack from São Paulo, who once again referred to his friend and best soccer player on the planet. “It’s excellent”, “How great Ney” and “Total guy” were some of the most recurring messages among Twitter users.