5 Cautionary Starlet Busts for Neymar to Remember

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5 Cautionary Starlet Busts for Neymar to Remember
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He is one of the new breed of superstars in world football, and he surely stands on the verge of a big summer move to Europe, but can Neymar really afford to think that he's made it just yet?

The 21-year-old has an impressive 32 caps and 20 goals for Brazil, but he surely knows the weight of expectation that would come with a change of continents this summer.

So often in the past we've seen pressure heaped on young players who simply aren't up to performing under it, and Neymar himself must have heard of the many stories of Brazilian players who have failed to live up the enormous hype placed upon them.

Here are some cautionary tales for the Santos Samba star:

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