TV Globo refutes accusations in Neymar’s controversy with CBF president

TV Globo refutes accusations in Neymar’s controversy with CBF president

In exclusive contact with Athletistic, TV Globo sent a statement and refuted the information from José Carlos Araújo, the ‘Garotinho’

After the frustrating draw Brazil with the Venezuelathe ace Neymar became the target of criticism and negative comments regarding his performance. Furthermore, he was also the subject of a bag of popcorn thrown by a fan and hitting him in the head. Angry, the number ten hurled insults at the stands and left the pitch. Pantanal Arena unconformed.

And that’s when information shook the last few days. In a video posted on social media, the narrator José Carlos AraújoO ‘Little boy‘, he stated that Neymar cursed the president Ednaldo Rodriguesfrom the CBF, still in the tunnel of the Pantanal Arena locker room. The professional assured that the attacker was furious because the match was played in Cuiabá.

Furthermore, Neymar would have refused to travel to Montevideowhere Brazil faces the Uruguay this Tuesday, 17. To complete the information, “TV Globo” was cited and accused of hiding the image of the player’s discussion with President Ednaldo Rodrigues. According to the narrator, the broadcaster recorded the moment, but did not publish it due to a request from the CBF.

Wanted by Athletistic, Globo Communication sent an exclusive statement and denied the accusation made by José Carlos Araújo. During the note, the broadcaster assured that it did not film any discussion between Neymar and the president of the CBF and also stated that it would release the images if it had recorded any dispute between the parties.

Neymar was accused of swearing at the CBF president (Credit: Getty Images)

José Carlos Araújo’s statement on social media that TV Globo had images of an alleged discussion between Neymar and the president of the CBF, Ednaldo Rodrigues, after the game between Brazil and Venezuela, is false. If it had images of this or any other discussion, Globo would show them on all its platforms. CBF did not approach Globo for any type of request regarding this“.

O Athletistic contacted Neymar’s advisors, but did not receive any response until the publication of this report. The CBF was also approached to comment on José Carlos Araújo’s information and stated that it does not respond ‘fake news‘.

Source: sportbuzz

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