SuperSport United winger Aubrey Modiba just got some new ink, and it looks like he and Brazilian star Neymar now have matching tattoos. Have you seen the pictures?
It was August of 2016, at the Olympic Games in Brazil, when Neymar and Modiba's paths crossed. Bafana Bafana took on the home side Brazil in their first group stage match, which ended in a 0-0 draw. But it looks as though the memories of that encounter as well as the rest of that tournament, which Neymar and his team went on to win, has been etched on both players' bodies permanently.
Shortly after his side won the gold medal, Neymar went got a tattoo that reads "Rio 2016" on his left forearm, along with the famous Olympic rings drawn underneath.
It appears the Paris Saint-Germain attacker inspired Modiba to get the same tattoo as on the underside of his arm. The 22-year-old posted footage of himself getting the ink on his Instagram page
Check it out!
It looks like the artwork symbolises a very special moment for both players, and Matsatsantsa coach Eric Tinkler will certainly be hoping youngster channels the spirit of his Brazilian counterpart in order to help them defeat his former club, Cape Town City, in the MTN8 final on Saturday.