SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazilian soccer star Neymar’s agents said on Friday that he and some of his sponsors had agreed to suspend some advertising campaigns following an allegation that he raped a woman in Paris last month.
NR Sports, which holds the rights to Neymar’s name and image, said in a statement that no sponsorship contract had been canceled and it did not provide details on what ad campaigns had been suspended.
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“All the partners, for obvious reasons, are alert and aware of the unfolding events,” the NR Sports statement said in part.
A Brazilian woman accused Neymar, 27, of raping her at a Paris hotel last month. Sao Paulo police are investigating the accusation against Neymar, who plays his club soccer with French champions Paris Saint-Germain.
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The woman told investigators that she met Neymar on Instagram. Neymar suggested...
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