Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior is a world-class football player. His super expensive transfer from Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain worth £198 Million in 2017 brought him closer to the status of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. In the past year alone Neymar made $75 Million out of which $17 Million came from Endorsements. He was even ranked number 5 on the Forbes List of World’s Highest Paid Athletes.
In the past, Neymar has worked with Panasonic, PokerStars.com, Police, Volkswagen, Unilever, Tenys Pé, Rexona, Santander, Claro, Drakkar Noir, Digible, Castrol, Mentos, Lupo Sport, Listerine PocketPaks, Ambo and Guarana Antarctica.
At present, this Brazilian Football sensation has partnered with the brands listed below.
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Neymar Junior signed an 11-year sponsorship deal with Nike in March 2011. He is even the first football player ever to get customized Air Jordan sneakers made by Nike.
In October 2014, Neymar was roped in as the brand ambassador of Gillette in Latin America.
3. Red Bull
Red Bull gave Neymar the wings to fly quite some time ago. The energy beverage brand keeps coming up with digital campaigns around the football star.
4. Gaga Milano
Since 2017 Neymar Junior is an endorser and a user of luxurious watch brand, Gaga Milano. There is also a limited edition range available under the soccer player’s name.
5. Beats By Dre
Beats electronics roped in Neymar as an ambassador in 2014.
Replay Jeans chose Neymar as its main face of advertising in September 2015.
7. Baterias Heliar
Neymar joined the forces of Brazil’s leading car battery brand in 2012.
8. Cafe Pilão
In 2017, Neymar signed a one-year sponsorship deal with Brazilian coffee brand, Pilão.
9. Gol Airlines
Gol hired Neymar as a poster boy in 2018. His face is all over the company’s GOL inflight Magazine.
Over the years, Neymar was seen multiple advertising campaigns for Mcdonald’s. In 2017, the brand made the relationship stronger by making Neymar its brand ambassador.
11. NABUfit Global ApS
Neymar Junior joined NABUFIT Global as a “Key Brand Ambassador” in July 2016.
Commonly called as the Forbidden beer, this brand signed in Neymar as its main face of advertising in 2017.
In 2017, Brazilian smartphone manufacturer Quantum made Neymar its brand ambassador.
14. Rico Investimentos
Neymar signed a two-year sponsorship deal with this investment company in 2018.
Chinese electronics brand TCL made Neymar Jr. its global brand ambassador in early 2018.
Oppo is the most recent brand to fall under the football star’s kitty. The deal was made official at the beginning of 2018 FIFA World Cup.
17. NR Sports
NR Sports specializes in image management. Neymar is one of its most important clients.
18. N&N Consultoria
N&N Consultancy provides career management services to sports, cultural and artistic area professionals. The brand handles the portfolio of Neymar Jr amongst others.
19. Handicap International
Neymar was named the Humanity & Inclusion ambassador of Handicap International in 2017.
20. Instituto Projecto Neymar Jr
Neymar serves the society through this self-owned brand.