Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior is a world-renowned soccer player. Despite being a part of several controversies, Neymar’s popularity never declined. As a result, he has several popular brands in his endorsement kitty. In fact, these associations have contributed towards making Neymar the third richest athlete in the world in 2019. He made a whopping $105M in the past year out of which $30M came from endorsements. On that note, let us straight away take you to all the brands that are currently partners of Neymar Jr.
In March 2011, Nike signed an 11-year sponsorship deal with Neymar Junior. Apparently, according to the contract, for every Ballon d’Or Neymar earns, he gets an extra $1 million by Nike.
Neymar serves as the brand ambassador of Gillette in Latin America since 2014.
In 2010, Red Bull roped in Neymar as one of its faces of advertising.
World-renowned watchmaker, GaGà Milano, roped in Neymar as its brand ambassador at the beginning of 2017. The association may end in 2020 as per the current contract.
Beats By Dre
Neymar has been working as one of the many brand ambassadors of electronics brand, Beats, since 2014.
Global clothing brand, Replay, made Neymar its main face of advertising in the latter half of 2015.
Neymar shares the post of Mastercard’s brand ambassador with Lionel Messi.
At the beginning of 2018, Chinese electronics brand, TCL, made Neymar Jr. its global brand ambassador.
EA Sports is one of Neymar Jr’s partners. Besides receiving his own exclusive copy of the game, Neymar is also on the cover of every physical disc of FIFA 2019.
On December 9, 2018, Qatar National Bank Group announced the appointment of Neymar Jr as its brand ambassador.
Neymar inked a partnership deal with DAZN in February 2019.
NR Sports specialises in image management. Neymar is one of its most important clients.
N&N Consultancy provides career management services to sports, cultural and artistic area professionals.
Neymar was named the Humanity & Inclusion ambassador of Handicap International in 2017.
Instituto Projecto Neymar Jr
Neymar serves the society through self-owned social welfare organisation, Instituto Projecto Neymar Jr.
The above brands are the only ones that Neymar’s official website recognises. However, in 2019, he was seen advertising for Qatar Airways and Diesel fragrances.