Brazilian striker Neymar, who is currently recovering from an injury to his right foot, received permission from his club PSG to travel to his homeland as part of his rehabilitation process, and the player took the advantage of being in Brazilo Go to Salvador's carnival celebrations on Friday evening. There He was seen dancing and kissing Rafaela Porto, a singer in the Brazilian edition of The Voice, which was in February at Neymar's birthday party in Paris. The pictures of Neymar at the carnival celebrations quickly became viral.
Neymar celebrates in Brazil
The carnival celebrations in Salvador, a city in the northeast of the country, are just as popular as those in Rio de Janeiro. Neymar participated with his longtime friend Gabriel Medina, two-time world surfing champion. Only three days after he posted on social media that he was able to take off the crutches he's been using since he injured his right foot against Strasbourg at the end of January in the French Cup. In the videos of the player at Carnaval You can see him performing complex dance moves on the gallery From here the participants can follow the passing procession.
After PSG had been allowed to travel to Brazil to continue their recovery, Neymar went to his house on the beach of Mangaratiba on the coast south of Rio de Janeiro and stayed there until he drove to Carnaval in Salvador. The player is expected to return to Paris next Wednesday, where he will be among the spectators at the PSG – Manchester United Champions League game.
Neymar was caught on video to sing singer Rafaela Porto, with whom he has been several times in recent weeks since attending his birthday party in Paris. The 19-year-old lives in the Brazilian city of Fortaleza, 1,000 km north of Salvador.
By coincidence, the model and actress Bruna Marquezine, the most well-known of Neymar's former girlfriends, was also in the Carnival in Salvador, but it seems they did not collide.