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Even in defeat, is Neymar the best in the world?

After a long Covid-19 hiatus, the Brazil Sports newsletter returns. This week: Can Neymar be named the World Player of the Year despite Champions League defeat?

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Neymar came short of elevating PSG to the next level. Photo: Michael Regan/UEFA

After a long Covid-19 hiatus, the Brazil Sports newsletter returns. With the European season brought to a close by the Champions League final, we look at chances Neymar has of being named World Player of the Year. Ronaldinho is set to return to Brazil after five months in custody in Paraguay, and the Brazilian FA pretends Covid-19 never happened with its bonkers football schedule for 2021. Enjoy your read!

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