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Neymar is the lead cover star of PES 2016 - full reveal coming June 12

Konami has announced Neymar Jr. as the lead cover athlete for Pro Evolution Soccer 2016.

For those who don't follow the sport closely, Neymar da Silva Santos Junior, commonly known as Neymar or Neymar Jr., is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays for Spanish club FC Barcelona and is the captain for the Brazil national team.

Konami said Neymar Jr. will be an exclusive player reward for pre-ordering customers to be used in myClub.

A full reveal of the latest entry in the series occurs on June 12, but for now, just be content with the cover announcement.

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