Neymar unleashed a wave of indignation in Brazil for promoting a party with hundreds of guests in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, which already leaves more than 190,000 dead in the South American country, as revealed this Saturday by the local press.
The player of the París Saint-Germain (PSG) received a host of criticism today after the newspaper Or Balloon report on the event, which began on Friday at a mansion in Mangaratiba, in Rio de Janeiro, and will continue with the presence of some 500 guests.
According to the newspaper, Neymar he also hired a band to entertain his visitors throughout the festivities. Likewise, to avoid disturbing the neighbors, he built a kind of underground disco with acoustic protection in the surroundings of the Fluminense mansion.
The local press also revealed that the only rule imposed by shirt 10 of the Brazilian National Team has been the total ban on the use of mobile phones. Attendees will also not be able to record stories, videos or post images on social media.
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Throughout this Saturday, several Brazilian media echoed the news and Neymar, known for its parties and celebrations, came to appear among the most talked about topics on Twitter, amid a wave of reproaches due to the worsening of the coronavirus pandemic in recent weeks in the South American giant.
Brazil It is one of the countries most affected by the health emergency and, according to the most recent data from the Ministry of Health, already accumulates more than 190,000 deaths and about 7.5 million infected by Sars-CoV-2.
The rapid escalation of both cases and deaths in recent weeks led various Brazilian states and municipalities to once again tighten social distancing measures for this end of the year, as is the case in Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, the two regions most affected by the pathogen in the country.