Neymar Honored by New Unofficial Brazilian World Cup Song 'Jogar Para Animar': Listen


Joey Mattos sings the playful song, which arrives just in time for the Brazil-Serbia match.

Brazilian soccer star Neymar is being honored by a new song, out today (June 27) ahead Brazil's World Cup match with Serbia.

“Jogar Para Animar” is sung by Joey Mattos, a former contestant on The Voice Brazil. The upbeat and breezy song was composed by Jair Oliveira and produced by Wilson Simoninha.

The motivational song might be just what Neymar needs, as he was recently criticized for a lackluster performance during Brazil’s first two World Cup games.

Listen to “Jogar Para Animar” below:

Watch a family fun version here: