Neymar, who is presently on national duty for the Brazil team featuring at the Copa America tournament in Chile, has paid tribute to legendary footballer, Zito whose real name is Jose Ely de Miranda.
Zito was declared dead on Sunday, June 14, 2014 and having been very instrumental to his rise in the game of football, Neymar got on Twitter to offer his tribute. He ended it with ‘Obrigado Zito’ which means ‘Thank you, Zito’ in English.
‘I have no words to describe this guy, just appreciate everything you’ve done for me. Thanks ZITO,’ he wrote on Twitter on Sunday.
Nao tenho palavras pra descrever esse cara, simplesmente agradeço tudo que fez por mim … Obrigado ZITO ! #RIPZITO pic.twitter.com/RiPRwWUGSn
— Neymar Jr (@neymarjr) June 15, 2015