Rapper and businessman Jay-Z’s new sports agency has set its sights beyond the traditional four major North American sports and is hoping to sign Brazilian soccer star Neymar (via Yahoo! Sports).
German Cardoso of Sports reports that Jay-Z and his Roc Nation Sports agency, are targeting several Brazilian soccer players, with the most prominent being Neymar, the 21-year-old forward that is considered by many to be the next great South American soccer player.
Neymar, who is expected to join soccer superpower Barcelona of Spain’s La Liga later this year.
Neymar joining Robinson Cano of the New York Yankees and Skylar Diggins of the WNBA in a quickly growing sports agency power.