sport news Neymar and Paul Pogba express grief after Notre Dame cathedral fire

'Pray for France': Neymar and PSG team-mate Kylian Mbappe join Paul Pogba in expressing their grief after Notre Dame cathedral catches fire and is partially destroyed in Paris blaze A horrifying inferno at Notre Dame cathedral gutted the 850-year-old landmark Images of the powerful blaze were circulated around the world on Monday night Footballers Neymar, Kylian Mbappe and Paul Pogba responded via social media 

By Robert Summerscales For Mailonline

Published: 00:49 BST, 16 April 2019 | Updated: 00:55 BST, 16 April 2019

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Some of the leading stars of world football have taken to social media to express their grief and sadness after seeing the horrifying inferno at Notre Dame cathedral.

The roof of the 850-year-old building caved in on Monday night after catching fire, leaving Paris in mourning.

PSG forward Neymar posted a drawing of fictional character Quasimodo, the Hunchback of Notre Dame, crying alongside the words: 'Pray for France'.

And Neymar's club-mate Kylian Mbappe uploaded a photo of the burning building to Instagram and captioned it with a crying emoji next to the French flag.

Kylian Mbappe uploaded a picture of the horrifying fire which gutted Notre Dame cathedral

Kylian Mbappe uploaded a picture of the

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