Barcelona legend Cruyff: Easier defending against Neymar than Messi

Barcelona legend Johan Cruyff believes Neymar's slight frame could work against him during his career. Cruyff has been impressed by Neymar's opening months at Barca.

Barcelona legend Johan Cruyff believes Neymar's slight frame could work against him during his career.

Cruyff has been impressed by Neymar's opening months at Barca.

But he believes that "Neymar is easier to defend against than Messi" because of his height, as the Argentine "shields the ball with his body and the defence find it harder to get a grip on him because he is smaller".

 
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