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Neymar becomes world cup double centurion

Cape Times

Star striker Neymar scored the 100th goal of the World Cup tournament in Brazil's 100th World Cup match in their game against Cameroon in Brasilia yesterday.

The Barcelona striker struck a half volley past Cameroon goalkeeper Charles Itandje as Brazil took a 1-0 lead in the 17th minute of the game, which the World Cup hosts are anxious to win to secure top place in Group A.

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Brazil's Neymar gets a shot off between Cameroon's Nicolas N’Koulou and Cameroon's Allan Nyom to score his side's second goal during the group A World Cup soccer match between Cameroon and Brazil at the Estadio Nacional in Brasilia, Brazil, Monday, June 23, 2014.  (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)Brazil's Fernandinho, center, celebrates scoring his side's fourth goal during the group A World Cup soccer match between Cameroon and Brazil at the Estadio Nacional in Brasilia, Brazil, Monday, June 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)Brazil's Fernandinho celebrates scoring his side's fourth goal during the group A World Cup soccer match between Cameroon and Brazil at the Estadio Nacional in Brasilia, Brazil, Monday, June 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)Brazil's Neymar leaps in the air to celebrate after scoring his side's second goal during the group A World Cup soccer match between Cameroon and Brazil at the Estadio Nacional in Brasilia, Brazil, Monday, June 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)

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