Neymar is not my friend – Cavani speaks

Manchester United new signee, Edinson Cavani has spoken about his relationship with his former club mate, Neymar Jr.

The 33-year-old said he was never friends or brothers with Neymar during their time together at Paris Saint-Germain.

During his time with the Ligue 1 giants, Cavani became the club’s all-time leading goalscorer, forming a deadly attacking trident with Neymar and Kylian Mbappe.

Cavani, who got signed to Manchester United on a free transfer could face his former team in the Champions League on October 20.

The Uruguay international has admitted he is not friends with Neymar, but insists there was always mutual respect between himself and the Brazilian.

He told ESPN:

We are very different, we didn’t share many things, and we think in different ways. That doesn’t stop you from getting along.

“In the group, we didn’t all have to be friends or brothers.

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