I'm still not fit - Neymar

Then-Bayern boss Guardiola jokes with Neymar. Image PA

Brazil right-back Danilo knows Neymar's fitness is improving with the World Cup approaching - because he is starting to give him the runaround in training.

After facing Croatia on Sunday, Brazil play Austria in another friendly seven days later, their final warm-up fixture before opening their World Cup against Switzerland at the Rostov Arena on Sunday, June 17.

"I have always wanted to work with [Pep] Guardiola", said Neymar. Of course I have to adjust to certain things.

"So, every day we talk because I always go and challenge him and each day he is better, faster and it is more and more hard to block him".

"I am ready to play, there is nothing that can stop me", he said.

"I had a serious injury in 2010 and I came back with fear".

"Playing in a World Cup is a dream", Neymar said.

After Saturday's training Neymar welcomed his girlfriend, actress Bruna Marquezine, and family members to the Granja Comary training ground. The Brazilian star is making a comeback after a foot surgery.

Neymar joined PSG from Barcelona last August for a record-breaking £200 million, but the 26-year-old has already been linked with a move away from the club with Real Madrid emerging as the favourites.

The striker has not played since late February but was named in Brazil's 23-man preliminary World Cup squad.

Despite not playing in three months, the Brazilian winger is determined to go to Russian Federation.

"The focus now is completely on the Brazilian team".

Brazil will stay in London for training until June 8.



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