Carvajal reveals Neymar's comments about Real Madrid

La Liga By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 09/10/2018

Real Madrid defender Dani Carvajal has revealed Neymar’s comments about Los Blancos during his time with the club on trials.

Neymar and Carvajal were at Real Madrid in 2002 as youngsters when the Brazilian was still a teenager.

Carvajal could still recollect what the Paris Saint-Germain promised the team as at that time: “I remember Neymar perfectly well in the youth team," he said.

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"He told us that he was going to stay and we all lifted him up and celebrated with him.”

Real Madrid has lost the scoring touch under Julen Lopetegui after the exit of Cristiano Ronaldo.

Carvajal wants Real Madrid star to snatch the Ballon d'Or award from Juventus forward.

"Modric is the essence of football," he explained.

"It is not just about the goals, but Iniesta had a chance and they didn't give it to him.”

The defender is not included in the Spanish squad that will face Bosnia and Croatia in their upcoming clash due to injury.