They say there is no loyalty left in the modern game. But that hasn’t taken into account the relationships shared between some of the world’s greatest players and their dogs. They have some big dogs they would die for due to their true friendship. Here are the top 5 South American footballers who own big dog pets.

5. Dani Alves

Many people like pets. Cats and rabbits are favorites for some while dogs come first for others. Well, Dani Alves has got some love for bulldogs. He lives with four Bulldogs in his mansion.

4. Neymar Jr.

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Brazil superstar Neymar is a big poker player, so that’s what he called his dog. Poker has always been seen playing with his master at home near his kennel in one of many images in which the ex Barca star shows his affection for his pet.

3. Alex Sanchez

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Sanchez never feels bored thanks to the comfort from Atom and Humber. According to Sanchez “There is a beautiful legend that tells us that animals are voluntary souls, without the gift of words, who have come to show man the value of his actions, of solidarity, of acceptance, of freedom and the value of teamwork…. and the more important the love.”

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