Neymar left Barca on the grounds that he needed to advance out of Messi's shadow, claims Alves

Paris Saint-Germain full-back Dani Alves has uncovered that Neymar left Barcelona since he expected to venture out from under Lionel Messi's shadow.

The Brazilian forward turned into the most costly player in football history when he moved to the Parc des Princes for a charge of £198million in the mid year.

He has made a fine begin to life at the French outfit, contributing 24 objectives and 16 aids 23 appearances, and partner Alves trusts the move was essential for his advancement.

'I believe he's up there with (Lionel) Messi as the most compelling player in world football,' the previous Barcelona ideal back revealed to when inquired as to whether he trusted Neymar is prepared to be the best player on the planet.

'The thing is, he needed to leave his shadow a bit,' Alves proceeded. 'Playing with somebody as one of a kind as Leo is the most unimaginable thing that can transpire, yet there's dependably that uncertainty in your psyche if it's you that truly has the quality or if it's him.

'I generally adored playing with him, yet he's Argentinian and Neymar and I are Brazilians. At some point or another we needed to come up against each other.

'I think you have a superior shot of accomplishing things independently when you're not all that near a player like him. It was vital for Ney's own advancement and for Brazil for him to take after his own way

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