- Neymar jokingly pranks goalkeeper before taking a penalty kick
- PSG defeated Waasland Beveren by 7-0 in a club-friendly game
- The French champions will take on Atalanta in the Champions League last four
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Neymar and goalkeeper Lucas Pirard were both involved in a face-to-face battle when Paris Saint-Germain faced Waasland-Beveren in a club-friendly.
The PSG striker was about taking another penalty kick awarded to his team as he asked the shot-stopper which of the corners he should shoot the ball into.
Neymar playfully chatted with his opponent but the Brazilian did not even take the resulting spot-kick directing towards goal.
Instead, the 28-year-old made a penalty-assist to Mauro Icardi who scored from close range to increase PSG's lead in the exhibition game.
The Ligue 1 champions are currently preparing for their Champions League quarter-final clash against Serie A sie Atalanta in August.
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The game against Beveren was their second match in the past week with the first against Le Havre ending in a 9-0 win and the Belgian second division side were thrashed by 7-0.
Aleksandar Vukotic scored an own goal before Neymar converted a spot-kick, Icardi then made it 3-0 after benefitting from Neymar's penalty-assist.
Kylian Mbappe made it 4-0 on the hour mark before Cameroonian striker Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting grabbed a brace within the space of two minutes.
Loic Mbe Soh completed the onslaught in the 90th minute to give the Parisian a commanding victory.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Paris-Saint-Germain have reportedly told reigning Spanish champions Barcelona to give them €80m and Ousmane Dembele for them to have Brazilian star Neymar back.
There has been serious speculation surrounding the future of Neymar at Paris-Saint-Germain with many claiming that the superstar is interested in leaving France.
This has been the situation for the past three seasons that Neymar has been playing for Paris-Saint-Germain where he has won the Ligue 1 title three times.
Legit.ng also reported that Barcelona may have been handed a boost in their chase for Neymar Jr who has reportedly agreed to take a 50 percent wage cut before returning to Camp Nou.
The Brazilian forward became the most expensive player in the world in 2017 after securing a move valued around £198 million to Paris Saint Germain.
Three years down the lane, the Brazilian winger is now ready to force a move back to Catalonia and will make a financial sacrifice as reported by Daily Mail quoting Mundo Deportivo.
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