Neymar Hails NBA Star LeBron James 'Best Basketball Player in the World'

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Neymar Hails NBA Star LeBron James 'Best Basketball Player in the World'
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The stars collided in Miami on Tuesday night, as Brazilian prodigy Neymar met NBA star LeBron James at a Miami Heat game:

"I am very happy to have met LeBron James, who is an idol," Neymar said, per Goal.com. "I went to see the basketball game and got very excited like a child. For me he is the best."

The Barcelona forward posted this video clip on his Instagram page:

Neymar is in Miami for a friendly against Honduras on Saturday. As well as LeBron, he got to meet David Beckham earlier in the week:

It's clearly not a bad life being Neymar.

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