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Phiri All Set To Face Neymar In Front Of Millions

Lebogang Phiri Will Face Paris Saint-German On Neymar's Debut

By Joe Crann - Aug 11, 2017 07:03 PM @YesWeCrann
It will be all eyes on Neymar this weekend as he makes his debut for Paris Saint-Germain, but South Africa’s Lebogang Phiri will be having a bit more of an up-close view of proceedings.
 
Check out some images from Phiri's Guingamp debut in the gallery above
 
The 25-year-old Brazilians became the world’s most expensive player this month when he completed a €222 million move from Barcelona to France, and the world will be tuning in on Sunday when he dons the PSG jersey in a game for the first time.
 
His opponents? Phiri’s EA Guingamp. 
 
While there will be only around 17,000 inside the Stade de Roudourou in Guingamp, the game could potentially be one of the most matched matches in the world this year as people look to see the Brazilian star in action.
 
 
Phiri had a great debut last week as they beat Metz 3-1, but he knows that it will be a different ball game when they come up against Neymar and Co on Sunday afternoon.
 
“In all honesty, this is going to be the highlight of my career thus far,” he told the Siya crew. “Playing against a player of Neymar’s calibre is a dream come true. He’s the most expensive transfer of all time and his debut is happening right in front of my face. 
 
“I’m really looking forward to it, but at the end of the day we have to try and come away with a result regardless of the size of PSG.”
 
Aside from the circus that will surround the former Barca man, the 22-year-old South African says that it is the perfect chance for he and his teammates to show people what they’re capable of.
 
He said, “Everyone in the world will be watching, so it’s also a really good platform for us as players that are unknown. People might get to know us - and the club - because of this game. It’s a big stage for us to showcase our talent.
 
“We have expectations as players, as a club, and we need to fulfil them. We’re playing against a really good side who have signed one of the best players in the world and of course it’s a big deal.
 
“To beat, or even draw, against PSG you have to be on a really high level prior to matchday. And on match day you have to be magnificent. We’re all ready, we’re pushing each day.”
 
And who’s gunning for Neymar’s debut jersey at the end of the game? “Nobody has said they’re going to, but I’m going to try and get it!”


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mabasajay Joined: 25 Aug 2013
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mabasajay Aug 13, 2017 06:17 PM
Try to get it boy. Try your best.
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NELSONTT Aug 13, 2017 11:59 AM
JST SPOIL DA PARTY 4 HM
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MADSPURS Aug 13, 2017 01:34 AM
Go get it boy
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Ntuthuko5110 Aug 12, 2017 10:15 AM
We wil be watching boy
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Mtwesi Aug 12, 2017 09:03 AM
Phiri will score
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tervinsiziba Aug 12, 2017 08:27 AM
Enjoy the game #phiri
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Bob Dawana Aug 12, 2017 08:15 AM
Good spirit Phiri boy
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clemz7 Aug 12, 2017 07:51 AM
Not the whole wrld wl watch the game, France lig its just a local lig, if it was in Spain, England, Italy and German yes
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Glamour boys akaKhosination Aug 12, 2017 07:01 AM
I dont carevanout Neymar, everybody knows ehat he can do. I care about you, cent your place in the starting 11 and earn a move to the bigger team and so you can play eufa or europa league games every year.
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truganjaman Aug 12, 2017 06:57 AM
Yeah Lebza Its also your time to shine poi,do yo best... #SA will be watching
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Maphisane-wako-Tambo-KBY Aug 12, 2017 03:09 AM
Ok Phiri score a brace then nd PSG loose then you can have that Neymar debutant jersey.
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MR E Aug 12, 2017 02:16 AM
Everyone is watching neymar hope he will shine at PSG.
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Phikza Aug 12, 2017 12:34 AM
All eyes on Neymar...
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Juju16 Aug 11, 2017 10:40 PM
Come on Lebogang,,Angel Di Maria is PSG's best player,,and that overrated cow called Neymar is currently worlds most expensive donkey.
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mosville Aug 11, 2017 10:12 PM
Kwl
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am_khosified Aug 11, 2017 09:46 PM
But Admin your grammar is very poor
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Hloni'mayeng2 Aug 11, 2017 09:16 PM
Yeah true that nja... give it ur all nd myb a bigger team might spot u plus u got tym on ur side
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Thapza@K4l Aug 11, 2017 09:12 PM
Good luck boy...
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Sgelekeqe@ Aug 11, 2017 09:03 PM
If it wasn't 4 dat FAKE injury u could b facing him 4 2nd time, Rio '16 games, all d best anyway boi, try 2 get a piece of the limelight...!!
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Mentashe Aug 11, 2017 08:55 PM
ALL THE BEST MY BOY, KHUNE ALREADY SHOWED HIM ON THE INTERNATIONAL STAGE, ALL MY PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU MNTAKABABA.

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