December 29, 2020
The agency in charge of the production of the party indicated that “it is a private event, with exclusive access for guests and for which no tickets were sold”
The Brazilian soccer player Neymar will organize a party to say goodbye to 2020 that will bring together 150 people and ensure that he has the necessary permits, and will also comply with all the necessary health regulations to prevent the spread of COVID.
The company responsible for the organization of the controversial event is the event promotion agency Fábrica, which released a statement to give some details of the party that will be held at the PSG player’s mansion located in Mangaratiba, a spa on the southern coast of Rio de Janeiro.
The pronouncement came after strong criticism received by Neymar for organizing a “tremendous and massive” party at a time when Brazil was close to 200,000 deaths from COVID 19, as well as the comments that magnified the event and christened it the “Neymarpalooza”.
“The Fábrica agency clarifies that it is the promoter and producer of the reveillon event (end of the year party) in the Costa Verde region (where Mangaratiba is located) that will receive 150 people”, the organizers explained through their social networks .
The note adds that the event will respect “all health standards determined by public bodies” and that it obtained “all licenses from the competent bodies necessary for its implementation, as well as it did in other private events that it organized in Rio de Janeiro. and Ceará ”.
Criticism continues to splatter Neymar for promoting a party in the second country with the most deaths from coronavirus in the world, which suffers a second wave of the pandemic much more severe and at a time when the mayors canceled all their farewell events of the year and they recommended avoiding any type of crowding.
Sportscaster Paulo Vinicios Coelho, one of the most popular in Brazil, cited on his blog the negative impact of the event, including the outrage of the inhabitants of Mangaratiba.
The also well-known sportscaster Neto went further and asked Neymar to cancel the party. “Don’t give the party. If you were going to give it, cancel. Do not do that. It leaves you very badly off. Do better like Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo and pass alone “, Neto asked in his program” The owners of the ball. “