Neymar is under investigation in Brazil (AFP/Getty Images)Brazilian footballer Neymar has been accused of raping a woman in Paris last month.
An official report which was filed to Sao Paulo police on May 31 claims that a woman, whose identity has been kept confidential, has accused the 27-year-old of sexual assault at a hotel in Paris on May 15.
The woman alleges that she exchanged Instagram messages with Neymar before meeting up with him in person.
The Brazilian police document states that a friend of Neymar named ‘Gallo’ made travel arrangements on the woman’s behalf and for her to stay at the Sofitel Paris Arc Du Triomphe hotel.
Neymar is currently training with Brazil’s national team for their Copa America campaign (AFP/Getty Images)The woman alleges that Neymar arrived in a drunken state on the evening of May 15 and accused the Paris Saint-Germain forward of being ‘aggressive’ before he sexually assaulted her.
The woman returned to Brazil on May 17 and says she was ’emotionally shaken’.
The complaint was confirmed by the delegate of the 6th Commissioner for the Defense of Women, Juliana Bussacos, to Brazilian news website UOL Esporte.
Neymar is currently with Brazil’s national team as they prepare for the Copa America tournament which starts later this month.
Brazil are due to play two friendlies against Qatar and Honduras on June 6 and June 9 before their Copa America campaign begins with a match against Bolivia on June 15.
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