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(Video) Neymar taken down by pitch invader at Brazil open training session

After securing gold at the Rio Olympics earlier this summer, it’s fair to say Brazil’s football heroes are at the peak of their popularity right now.

However, there’s always one supporter who takes it a little too far as this pitch invader showed at an open training session.

With the World Cup qualifiers on the agenda next for Brazil’s finest, Neymar was the subject of one supporter’s admiration as he evaded the stewards before eventually catching up with the Barcelona star.

Unfortunately for all concerned it resulted in all of them falling to the ground in a heap with a few nervous looks to make sure the Barca winger wasn’t hurt.

As they all got back to their feet, Neymar had a few comforting words for his fan as they went their separate ways. While it’s always a heart-warmer to see people meet their idols, this doesn’t say much for security…

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