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Brazil, Barcelona star Neymar has a laughably atrocious golf swing

July 30, 2016

SPRINGFIELD, N.J. -- Neymar, soccer star of Barcelona and the Brazilian national team, is one of the greatest athletes in the world. Not that you would ever guess from his golf swing.

To welcome the sport to the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio, the 24 year old was hooked up to a simulator to test his golf prowess. Judging by this video, it's probably the first time Neymar held a club in his life:

But we will end with a compliment: It looks like Neymar's already better on the greens than Rory McIlroy.