Neymar Jr. is immortalized in Madame Tussauds museum
Close to completing his 24 years, Neymar Jr. gave his image to Madame Tussauds Orlando and was immortalized as a wax figure at the museum. The replica of the Brazilian star will be revealed this spring in Barcelona, before being moved to its permanent home in Orlando.
The chosen image to be immortalized is the pose that reflected the celebration of his first goal in the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. The goal, according to the number 11, was "one of the most important moments of his career." The doll is also wearing the Brazilian national team's clothes donated by the player himself.
Madame Tussauds is known worldwide for creating extremely realistic waxworks of great celebrities and personalities such as athletes and artists.
"It's really an honor to have such an important moment in my life captured in wax by Madame Tussauds` amazing team. I cannot wait for my fans worldwide know my twin in Orlando, "said Neymar Jr. on the experience of having his figure exposed in the museum.