Netflix has released a trailer for its new three-part sports documentary series Neymar: the perfect chaos. The series will explore the history of the Brazilian professional footballer Neymar da Silva Santos Junior, or simply Neymar.
Neymar quickly became one of the most famous and highest paid athletes in the world after joining the Brazil national soccer team at age 18. In this team alone, he scored 70 goals, making him the second-highest goalscorer of all time, just behind football. Legend Pele.
The new Netflix series will follow Neymar’s career through the many stages of his personal and professional development, from playing for the Brazilian national team as a teenager to winning the world record for the fastest Olympic football goal in all time (scoring after just 15 seconds) to the millions he’s earned through a number of referrals and supports. It will also feature interviews with other football legends such as David Beckham, Lionel messi, Kylian Mbappé who discuss Neymar’s place in the history of sport.
The series was produced by David Charles Rodrigues and executive produced by James lebron, Maverick Carter, Devin Johnson, Daniel sillman, Jamal Henderson, Philippe byron, Ross M. Dinerstein, Ross Girard, and Angus Wall. Matt rissmiller and Will znidaric served on the series as co-executive producers. The series also Cecilia Salguero, David Charles Rodrigues, Terry Leonard, Jennifer Sofio Room, and Kent kubena all acting as producers with David tomlin and Michael steiner as co-producers.
Neymar: the perfect chaos was produced in association with UNINTERRUPTED. A Campfire Studios, Relevant Sports and MakeMake Entertainment production, in collaboration with Pitch Productions.
The series will begin streaming exclusively on Netflix on January 25, 2022. Watch the trailer and read the full series synopsis below:
One of the most famous and highest paid athletes in history – like you’ve never seen him before. NEYMAR is a hero on the pitch and a controversial figure. This three-part docuserie, directed by David Charles Rodrigues, gets close to football star Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior, traces his rise to glory in Santos, his glory days at FC Barcelona and the roller coaster with the national team Brazilian and with Paris Saint-Germain. All while lifting the veil behind Neymar’s marketing machine, closely led by his father. This star-studded series features interviews with Beckham, Messi, Mbappé and many other legends, as they weigh on Neymar’s place in sports history.
I watched about 6 times and still not sure I caught them all.
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