HuffPost Her Stories: Why It Matters That Brazil's President Sided With A Soccer Star Accused Of Rape
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Jair Bolsonaro’s support for the soccer star could further discourage women in Brazil from reporting abuse.
The Paris Saint-Germain player denied the allegations, and at the same time may have committed a cyber crime.
"If he scores, he’s a genius. If he isn’t good on the pitch he starts to be called hot-headed, childish, a poster boy."
With regards to Messi, there could be a bit of a complication as he had already planned getting married to his long-time
Barcelona star Neymar led Brazil to its first ever Olympic gold medal in soccer by means of a penalty kick victory over Germany at the Maracana Stadium on Saturday afternoon after the game was tied 1-1 at the end of regulation time.
Neymar cried. And then so did everyone else.
It won't be easy for Neymar to avoid this bloodthirsty opponent called intolerance. Stupidity has no consideration for status, fame or the proficiency with a soccer ball.
Brazil marched to an impressive 2-1 victory against Venezuela in their third match of Group C of the 2015 Copa America thanks to goals by Thiago Silva and Roberto Firmino.
Brazil appeared headed for a draw until Neymar, in extra time, deftly found Douglas Costa on the right of the box, who subsequently slid the ball past the Peru goalkeeper's left hand to give coach Dunga an impressive record of 11 consecutive victories.