Barcelona forward Neymar voted in UEFA Player Rater Team of the Week
Barcelona forward Neymar was voted in the UEFA Player Rater Team of the Week.
The 21 year-old scored a hat-trick as Barça defeated Celtic 6-1 at the Nou Camp. They were his first goals in the UEFA Champions League.
The win ensured Barcelona topped Group H. They will face either FC Zenit, Arsenal, Manchester City, Galatasaray, Schalke 04, Bayer Leverkusen or Olympiacos in the Round of 16.
Neymar was not the only Brazilian voted. Olympiacos full-back Leonardo Salino’s performance in the Thrylos’s 3-1 win against Anderlecht earned him a spot.
The full team: Christian Abbiati (Milan); Leandro Salino (Olympiacos), Ömer Toprak (Bayer Leverkusen), Gerard Piqué (Barcelona), Markus Suttner (Austria Wien); Wesley Sneijder (Galatasaray), Daniel Kolář (FC Viktoria Plzeň), James Milner (Manchester City); Javier Saviola (Olympiacos), Philipp Hosiner (Austria Wien), Neymar (Barcelona).