In memory of Neymar lying on the ground at the World Cup

In memory of Neymar lying on the ground at the World CupBrazil’s Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior has become a highlight of the 2018 World Cup — not for his skills, but for his time spent lying on the pitch. A study released this week revealed that Neymar has spent an impressive 14 minutes on the ground during the 2018 World Cup. His dramatic falls, slips, fouls, and spills have prompted countless memes, and have even inspired children to act out his most ridiculous moments. SEE ALSO: Neymar’s World Cup dive gives us the top-notch memes we’ve been waiting for In celebration of Neymar’s moments spent lying on the ground instead of playing, wasting away the world’s time, we have compiled some photos for your viewing pleasure. Brazil may be out of the competition, but at least we’ll always have these photos.   Image: NELSON ALMEIDA/AFP/Getty Images Image: TATYANA ZENKOVICH/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock Image: Francisco Seco/AP/REX/Shutterstock Image: Kieran McManus/BPI/REX/Shutterstock Image: Getty Images Image: TATYANA ZENKOVICH/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock Image: Kieran McManus/BPI/REX/Shutterstock Image: Andre Penner/AP/REX/Shutterstock Image: Frank Augstein/AP/REX/Shutterstock Image: Sergei Grits/AP/REX/Shutterstock Image: Ekaterina Lyzlova/AP/REX/Shutterstock Image: Frank Augstein/AP/REX/Shutterstock Image: Thanassis Stavrakis/AP/REX/Shutterstock WATCH: Neymar’s World Cup ‘injury’ gives us the top-notch memes we’ve been waiting for


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Regime reclaims more ground in south Syria: monitor

Regime reclaims more ground in south Syria: monitorA string of rebel-held locations in southern Syria passed into regime control Sunday as the government regained more ground under Russian-brokered deals, a war monitor said. Talks involving rebels, local officials and regime ally Russia saw agreements struck for four villages and a strategic town near the border with Jordan, extending government control to some 60 percent of the southern Daraa province, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. Since June 19, Russia-backed regime forces have ramped up bombardment against opposition fighters in southern Syria as Damascus pushes to retake the area.


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