Neymar: "One day I would like to play in the Premier League"

Posted March 21, 2017

It is understandable why Neymar feels so strongly about the Premier League.

Neymar has previously played against England, but could he one day ply his trade IN England?

A Premier League weekend lacking surprises - Chelsea are still 10 points clear of Spurs, who have tightened their grip on second place after their win over Southampton and the Etihad draw between Manchester City and Liverpool on Sunday. However, there are still plenty of years remaining for Neymar to move to England having just turned 25.

'I like the playing style and the teams. "And who knows, someday, I would like to play at it, yes", Neymar told The Sun.

Things are getting a little congested in the relatively safe haven of lower-to-mid-table, what with both Leicester and Crystal Palace poking their way towards a bigger crowd of clubs who've barely moved all season.

'And then you have high-level coaches like [Jose] Mourinho and [Pep] Guardiola. These are coaches with whom any player would like to work.

Scroll through the gallery at the top of the page to see The Independent's Premier League team of the week.

The interview came in the background of Leicester City cruising into the Champions League.

Barcelona and Brazilian star has revealed he would like to play for a Premier League club in the future. And with Barcelona challenging for La Liga and Champions League honours, it will take a huge offer to tempt him to swap La Liga for the Premier League.

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