Neymar fans send death threats to Thiago Mendes after tackle left PSG star injured

Neymar is tackled by Thiago Mendes

The couple have now informed the police to assist, with the potential for legal action if necessary.

Neymar’s father has failed to ease tensions, publicly sharing his outrage at his son receiving another aggressive challenge.

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“F***… how much longer? We have spoken about this so much, we have so underlined the excess of violence,” Neymar Sr wrote on Instagram.

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“We are not taking the necessary measures throughout the entire match, during which Neymar was the victim of a dozen fouls, always violent ones. This encourages these type of players and attitudes.”

Mendes will now miss tonight’s Ligue 1 match against Brest at Parc Olympique Lyonnais, with Rudi Garcia’s side tied at the top of the table with Lille.

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