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Alves: Neymar can match Messi

June 5, 2013
By ESPN staff
Barcelona defender Dani Alves believes new team-mate Neymar will push Lionel Messi for the Ballon d'Or in the coming years.

Neymar completed his switch to the Camp Nou this week, moving from Brazilian side Santos for a reported €57 million.

Alves insists the 21-year-old has what it takes to succeed at the La Liga champions, and may outshine his high-profile team-mates.

"To be the best, first one must have humility, and I know that Neymar does have that," Alves ...

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