Abuja - Argentine legend Diego Maradona is an admirer of Brazilian Neymar and is concerned his new employers Barcelona will try and bulk up his physique.
Neymar’s weight has been a focus of the media since his arrival at Camp Nou after he lost seven kilograms following an operation to have his tonsils removed, Goal.com reports.
"Neymar delights me," Maradona said.
"He knows what to do with himself and that he does not need to be a bodybuilder. I hope they [Barcelona] don't do that with him. He just has to play football."
The diminutive 21-year-old is famous for his dazzling dribbling and finishing skills.
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