Barcelona signing Neymar: Messi my idol

Neymar says he's quickly getting along with Barcelona star Lionel Messi. The Brazilian is confident he and Messi can play together.

Neymar says he's quickly getting along with Barcelona star Lionel Messi.

The Brazilian is confident he and Messi can play together.

"Messi is a great person. He's an idol to me and I am very happy to be next to him. Speaking about Messi is very easy. He's a great player. I'm happy to be here. Just think of helping," said Neymar.

On Friday's match against Santos, he said: "It will be a little strange, different, but I will do the maximum to defend the Barcelona shirt."

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