London 2012: Neymar and 10 Other Soccer Stars to Watch in the Olympics

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London 2012: Neymar and 10 Other Soccer Stars to Watch in the Olympics
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With 79 days left until opening day of the Summer Olympics in London, teams are getting closer to calling on players.

According to the rules, the men’s competition will be an under-23 event. However, each country can select up to three players over 23.

There are no age restrictions on the women’s event.

The groups are set.

 

Men’s event:

Group A: Great Britain, Senegal, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay

Group B: Mexico, South Korea, Gabon, Switzerland

Group C: Brazil, Egypt, Belarus, New Zealand

Group D: Spain, Japan, Honduras, Morocco

 

Women's event:

Group E: Great Britain, New Zealand, Cameroon, Brazil

Group F: Japan, Canada, Sweden, South Africa

Group G: USA, France, Colombia, Korea DPR

 

The Olympic Games for younger football players are their chance to get noticed by managers of top team in Europe.

This is the time to shine for Neymar and 10 more football players.

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