Brazilian footballer, Neymar is no more having any sponsorship agreement with US sportswear giant Nike, after the Paris Saint-Germain footballer was alleged to have been involved in a sexual assault.
Nike disclosed that it stopped working with the Brazillian because he “refused to co-operate in a good faith investigation” in to an alleged sexual assault against an employee.
According to Nike, the alleged incident happened in 2016 and was reported to Nike in 2018 investigation was inconclusive.
Meanwhile, the spokesperson of the football star has revealed that there are reasons why the football star denied all the allegation.
Neymar’s spokesperson disclosed to Wall Street Journal Newspaper that he denied the sexual assault and split with Nike last year for commercial reasons.
In her words, “Neymar Jr will vigorously defend himself against these baseless attacks in case any claim is presented, which did not happen so far.”