Fans Celebrate The Fact Neymar Will Be 'Rolling Home' After Brazil's Defeat

France beat Uruguay 2-0

France beat Uruguay 2-0

Before his team's exit at the hands of Belgium the PSG star hogged the limelight with his constant injury problems, Instagram posts, outpourings of emotion and most notably his on field play acting.

But that hasn't stopped coaches instructing their young players in the dark arts.

"I think that it happens to everyone to get hard moments", he said at his presentation to the media on Monday.

Mexico midfielder Andres Guardado taunted Neymar after Brazil's elimination from the World Cup, in retaliation for the Paris Saint-Germain star's comments about his team earlier in the tournament.

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That saw the 24-year-old Pickford become the youngest England keeper to record a World Cup clean sheet. The approach had earned them dividends against Mexico and South Korea, but England were too good.

"I played only a year with him but I have affection for him", he said.

This was supposed to be the World Cup where the greats dazzled with a string of performances that would leave fans purring and have future generations uttering their names for years to come.

But again the five-time world champions are leaving empty handed, unable to make it to the semifinals four years after that humiliating 7-1 loss to Germany at its home World Cup.

Belgium showed plenty of attacking flair in their 2-1 win over Brazil in the other quarter-final and Varane singled out forward Romelu Lukaku and playmaker Eden Hazard as two of the players the French would have to be wary off. But we will be ready because we have an extremely good state of mind, and it is the semi-finals in the World Cup.

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Brazil responded by upping the pressure on their opponents in the second half but could only point to a Renato Augusto consolation from their 27 shots on goal throughout the match.

"Very happy to be part of this team, I am proud of all, interrupted our dream but they did not get out of our head and neither of our hearts".

"It's a World Cup semi-final. there are no favourites", he added. Here's the unofficial count for Brazil's quarter-final match against Belgium. "I can understand that it causes problems, some people think he dives too much..."

"It's great to be facing a team like France because they are very similar in terms of the individual talent they have".

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Two of the World Cup's outstanding players will now go head-to-head in St Petersburg, with De Bruyne aware of the threat that Mbappe will pose.

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