Paris SG - Dortmund

Europe: Champions League
Paris SG Neymar (28), J. Bernat (45)
Parc des Princes2-0
Dortmund E. Can (89)
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Dortmund boss Michael Zorc hits out at Neymar:
'He's a good actor!'

By Rune Gjerulff

Dortmund boss Michael Zorc has taken a swipe at Neymar for his diving antics.

Neymar.
Neymar.Photo: Granada, Wikimedia Commons, CC BY-SA 4.0

Borussia Dortmund sporting director Michael Zorc accused Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar of 'acting' after Wednesday's Champions League clash between the two sides.

Dortmund's Emre Can was shown a straight red card towards the end of the game, which saw PSG advance to the quarter finals with a 2-0 win, after he pushed the Brazilian international to the ground.


But according to Zorc, Neymar exaggerated his reaction.

"We know that Neymar is a good actor. He showed that today," the BVB boss told Sky after the game.

Dortmund coach Lucien Favre also criticized the decision and said he felt Can's red card was undeserved.

"It was too harsh, almost ridiculous," Favre said.

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