Neymar React Says Celebration Was Not Intended To Provoking Kimmich

Kimmich had openly expressed his belief that Bayern would qualify for the last four in the lead-up to the contest PSG had a 3-2 lead to defend when Bayern arrived at Parc des Princes on Tuesday night, and booked their spot in the semi-finals on away goals after losing the second leg 1-0.

Neymar however expressed his feeling that his celebration in the face of kimmich was not intentional. Neymar stirred up the internet following this incident as he embraced Leandro Paredes in front of Kimmich even as the Bayern midfielder worked slowly with face of disappointment.

“I wasn’t even trying to provoke him there, I wanted to celebrate and Leo (Paredes) was right there,” the Brazilian told TNT Sports Brasil.

“I’ve just seen him in front of me and we celebrated together, I suppose it was fate that meant that Kimmich was the one there, (someone) who said their team was better and was going to qualify, that they had already secured the semi-final spot.”


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