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Brazilian forward Neymar weeps in emotional last match with Santos before joining Barcelona

FILE.- In this Dec.18, 2011 file photo, Spain's FC Barcelona midfielder Lionel Messi, left, and Brazil's Santos FC forward Neymar congratulate at each other during an award ceremony at the Club World Cup soccer tournament in Yokohama, near Tokyo, Japan. Neymar announced Saturday May 25, 2013 he has made up his mind and will be joining Barcelona after the upcoming Confederations Cup.(AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi, File)

FILE.- In this Dec.18, 2011 file photo, Spain's FC Barcelona midfielder Lionel Messi, left, and Brazil's Santos FC forward Neymar congratulate at each other during an award ceremony at the Club World Cup soccer tournament in Yokohama, near Tokyo, Japan. Neymar announced Saturday May 25, 2013 he has made up his mind and will be joining Barcelona after the upcoming Confederations Cup.(AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi, File)  (The Associated Press)

Brazilian forward Neymar couldn't hold back the tears in his final match with Santos before joining Barcelona.

Neymar cried profusely during the Brazilian national anthem before Sunday's league match against Flamengo.

He said it was "very emotional" to be bidding farewell to his team and Brazilian soccer.

The 21-year-old announced his move to Barcelona late Saturday. He plans to sign a five-year contract with Barcelona on Monday, becoming the latest addition to a star-filled roster that already includes four-time FIFA Player of the Year Lionel Messi, Xavi Hernandez and Andres Iniesta.