Neymar praised Gabriel Jesus after the forward ended his goal drought for Brazil on Friday.
Brazil ran out easy 2-0 winners in an entertaining friendly against Saudi Arabia - Neymar and Gabriel Jesus catching the eye in Riyadh.
Ex-Brazil manager Vanderlei Luxemburgo, who coached Real Madrid between 2004 and 2005 too, has backed Neymar to shine at the 2022 World Cup.
Thomas Meunier said he would pick fellow defender Raphael Varane to win the Ballon d'Or ahead of Belgium team-mate Eden Hazard.
Neymar told Real Madrid's youth players he would sign for the club 12 years ago, Dani Carvajal has revealed.
Neymar showered Kylian Mbappe in praise after the 19-year-old scored four goals in 13 minutes for Paris Saint-Germain on Sunday.
After a four-goal performance against Lyon, Paris Saint-Germain star Kylian Mbappe said winning the Ballon d'Or was a target.
Neymar's seven-year-old son - Davi Lucca da Silva Santos - is a big admirer of Kylian Mbappe, who scored four goals on Sunday.
Kylian Mbappe's remarkable four-goal haul sent Ligue 1 records tumbling on Sunday, as Paris Saint-Germain made it nine straight wins.
Neymar's performance against Red Star Belgrade drew praise from Paris Saint-Germain team-mate Thomas Meunier.