‘He reminds me of Iniesta’ – Neymar hails Barca star

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19-year-old prodigy Pedri has been one of the Barcelona’s best players since his arrival from Las Palmas back in 2020.

Pedri has been getting praises from all corners following some scintillating performances for Barcelona.

Former Barcelona star Neymar Junior sat down with a DAZN reporter to talk about the biggest stars in the world of sports these days.

Neymar spoke highly of Pedri and even likened him to Barca legend Iniesta.

The Brazilian striker was given a task to describe football players in one word. When asked about Pedri, Neymar responded with a simple “Classic”.

“He reminds me of Iniesta. Even a bit of a mix of Xavi and Iniesta” – he added.

Barcelona boss Xavi Hernandez had also pointed out the similarities between these Pedri and his former teammate Andres Iniesta.