Neymar has yet to set foot outside of Brazil in his footballing career, yet he already divides opinion the world over in a manner that few other players could dream of achieving.
From Youtube sensation to Copa Libertadores-winning hero, those who idolise the young Brazilian range dramatically in reasoning. Likewise, those who dismiss him as "overrated" or "potential flop" often have very different reasons and basis for doing so.
The question remains, then, as to just what the young Brazilian can add to the Catalan side—especially given the need for strengthening required in other areas.
Let's, then, look at five of the biggest reasons for the signing of Neymar this summer.