Neymar Jr, the Brazilian football superstar has been renowned worldwide for his amazing football skills. Off the field, he has taken a liking to games especially CS:GO. The Paris Saint-Germain striker has been posting about himself playing CS:GO on social media for years now and is known to play the game competitively.
Neymar has formed a team along with friends and professional CS:GO players who will be facing off against team Gotaga. It will be a show match and start at 16:00 BRT or 19:00 UTC. The match will be live-streamed on Neymar’s twitch channel as well as Gotaga’s twitch channel.
Henrique “HEN1” Teles
Andrei “arT” Piovezan
Yuri “yuurih” Santos
Richard “shox” Papillon
Dan “apEX” Madesclaire
Mathieu “ZywOo” Herbaut
Both teams bring pretty strong lineups to the table including CS:GO superstars like HEN1 and shox. Neymar Jr has his team full of mostly Team Furia players and Gotaga has made his team consisting of mostly Team Vitality players.
Gotaga is one of the most achieved players in Call of Duty and plays in Team Vitality’s COD roster. He along with his team is going to be a pretty strong adversary vs Team Neymar and the match could prove quite competitive.
Neymar Jr’s CS:GO skills are proven and lots of his highlights can be found circulating on social media. The footballer also streams on twitch and has gathered quite a following with 1.1 Million followers. His CS:GO rank has been known to be Master Guardian 1, which puts him well above the average rank of Gold Nova 2. He is known to play FACEIT as well and played with other footballers and Brazilian professional CS:GO players alike. This match is bound to attract the attention of a lot of football fans and CS:GO fans alike. To watch it tune into Twitch at UTC 19:00.