Konami has announced that Neymar Jr. will be front and center on all marketing materials for Pro Evolution Soccer 2016.
After his most successful season to date, which saw his club, Barcelona, win La Liga and Copa Del Rey domestically, Neymar Jr. will now be at the front of the pack shot on the cover of PES 2016.
Neymar Jr. stated that “This is a real honour for me to be cover star for PES 2016”
“The series has long been praised for its sheer level of control and utter realism and I am delighted to be working with such a talented team as Konami.”
The official announcement for PES 2016 will be on June 12th, which will feature information on Neymar Jr. as an exclusive reward (to be used in myClub) for players who pre-ordered the game.