PSG's Neymar after two-goal home debut: 'I think I can improve'

PSG's Neymar after two-goal home debut: 'I think I can improve'
From ESPN - August 20, 2017

Neymar warned the rest of Ligue 1 he thinks he can improve after his impressive home debut in Paris St Germain's 6-2 victory on Sunday, while Toulouse bossPascal Dupraz has called the quality of his performances with the Parisian club "mind boggling" after the match.

The Brazilian superstar now has three goals and three assists from his first two appearances in Le Championnat and was deservedly voted Man of the Match for the second straight week after his Parc des Princes bow.

He netted the equalising goal after Max Gradel had put the visitors ahead, before laying on goals for Adrien Rabiot and Layvin Kurzawa either side of winning the penalty which Edinson Cavani emphatically dispatched.

Substitute Javier Pastore also got on the score sheet and Neymar completed the scoring in stoppage time with a stunning display of quick feet and trickery to beat two defenders and find the bottom corner of the net with a left-foot finish.

"It's fantastic [at the Parc des Princes], there's a great atmosphere here. I am very happy with the supporters, the performance of the team and all the players,'' Neymar told French TV channel Canal+.

Speaking to reporters later, he said: "I do not remember what happened [for the second goal], I have not seen it yet. I just know it's a goal and that's all that matters.

"I feel happy at PSG, it's like home. Now I want to adapt quicker, get better in the physical aspect -- I think I can improve.''

Toulouse boss Dupraz had nothing but praise for Neymar after seeing his side dismantled by the 222 million man.

"I admire Neymar. He's good for football. It's refreshing,'' he said.

"I watched him at Barcelona so to see him in our championship, I am full of admiration.

"The two matches he has played are mind boggling. I will use the way he plays to help my attackers.''


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