Neymar Jr.

Neymar Jr. was nomminated for the Jovem Brasileiro 2016 prize

Still on vacation from the pitch, Neymar Jr. is running for another prize! The player was once again nominated for the Jovem Brasileiro prize, on the Sports category. This year, the awards are completing 15 years since their first edition.

The voting has begun and it has already surpassed two million votes. The first phase will end on July 19th, by 23h59, forming a Top 10 PJB most voted list. As for the second phase, it starts July 21. The award ceremony will be on September 25th, and will take place at Anhembi’s Grande Auditório, in São Paulo.

Completing 15 years of existence, the Jovem Brasileiro prize has paid homage to athletes like Kaká, Cesar Cielo and Athur Zanetti. Neymar Jr. has been nominated for the prize before and ended up winning on the Sports category, back in 2015. The Instituto Projeto Neymar Jr. also won one, on the Social category, last year.

You can vote on the site or by the JBP app, available on Android and IOS.