Neymar lookalike deceives Brazilian fans

Published November 29th, 2022 - 08:41 GMT
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Eigon Oliveira widely known for his resemblance to football player Neymar Jr. (Instagram/@sosiadoney )

ALBAWABA - Brazilian fans went crazy after the famous player Neymar Jr. joined them to watch last night's game between Brazil and Uruguay. But it turned out to be Neymar's lookalike.

Brazilian fans began screaming when they saw the man and rushed to take photos with him thinking he was the real Neymar, the football star. 

Neymar's replica allegedly deceived Stadium organizers to let him in as they all thought he was actually the Brazilian football legend.

The double attended the FIFA World Cup match in Qatar scheduled between Brazil's national team and Uruguay, which ended with a 2-0 win for Brazil.


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Neymar lookalike's real name is Eigon Oliver. He has over 834,000 followers on Instagram for his resemblance to the football star.

Oliver is always surrounded by fans, not only in Qatar but wherever he goes as his social media posts suggest.

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