Baku, February 6, AZERTAC
Barcelona's Brazilian forward Neymar will be included in the wax statue lineup of Madame Tussauds Orlando this spring.
The announcement was made on Wednesday by the player and also by the Madame Toussads museum, according to Around The Sports.
Neymar's wax figure will be in the Madame Tussauds museum in Orlando. The Brazilian will meet his replica first in Barcelona this spring and it will then go to the United States, where he will be next to famous figures like Tiger Woods, Shaquille O'Neall, David Beckham, Peyton Manning, Serena Williams, Dan Marino, Muhammad Ali etc. In his replica, Neymar will be dressed in the Brazilian national team's jersey and the pose selected is his celebration after scoring the first goal of the 2014 FIFA World Cup against Croatia. Neymar said: "It is truly an honor to have such an important moment of my life captured in wax by the amazing team at Madame Tussauds. I cannot wait for my fans all over the world to meet my wax twin in Orlando."