Argentina Fans to Injured Brazilian Star Neymar: 'Strength, Neymar'

Sean SwabyUK Staff WriterJuly 5, 2014

Fans of Argentina's national soccer team hold a banner with a message that reads in Spanish;
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The fire will always burn in the rivalry between South American powers Argentina and Brazil, but that doesn't mean that the rivals don't share class. 

Fans of Brazil (and the World Cup in general) wept as one of the tournament's biggest and brightest stars, Neymar, fractured his vertebrae and will miss the remainder of the World Cup. 

But before Argentina's quarter-final clash with Belgium, even the Argentinian fans were wishing well to their injured rival. 

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Above, fans at Argentina vs. Belgium hold up a sign that reads, "Strength, Neymar. Brazil will win."