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Date of birth
05 Feb 1992
BiographyCompeted in: FOOTBALL
The 20-year-olds performances for Brazil have made the football world sit up and take noticeView Neymar's profile
Two goals from Oribe Peralta give Mexico a surprise 2-1 victory over Brazil in the Olympic football final.
11 Aug 12
9 Aug 12
BBC Sport's top ten goals from the men's and women's competition, including a stunning free-kick from Brazil's Neymar.
26 Jul 12
Brazil hold off an Egypt fightback to open their Olympic campaign with a 3-2 victory while Belarus also win in Group C.
26 Jul 12
Brazil score three first-half goals to beat Egypt at the Millennium Stadium in their opening Group C match of London 2012.
More Neymar stories (2)
|11 Aug||Men's Football Gold Medal Match||—|
|7 Aug||Men's Football Semi-final 1, Match 30||Won|
|4 Aug||Men's Football Quarter-final 2, Match 27||Won|
|1 Aug||Men's Football First Round Group C, Match 17||Won|
|29 Jul||Men's Football First Round Group C, Match 9||Won|
|26 Jul||Men's Football First Round Group C, Match 7||Won|
Head to Head
Neymar vs Joe Allen
London 2012 medals
London 2012 appearances
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