Neymar has been dominated out of Paris Saint-Germain’s Champions League Group A conflict with RB Leipzig on Tuesday with an adductor muscle harm, his membership stated.
PSG stated in a medical bulletin on Monday that Neymar “had some ache in his groin since coming back from worldwide obligation and can endure extra therapy over the subsequent few days earlier than returning to full coaching.”
The world’s most costly participant scored for Brazil of their 4-1 World Cup qualifying win towards Uruguay final Thursday, taking part in 90 minutes in that recreation having additionally featured of their 0-0 attract Colombia the earlier weekend.
He didn’t play for PSG as they beat Angers 2-1 in Ligue 1 final Friday, a recreation additionally missed by Lionel Messi.
The Argentine ought to return towards Leipzig on the Parc des Princes as PSG look to construct on their 2-0 win over Manchester Metropolis of their earlier Champions League outing final month.
Neymar, in the meantime, will hope to get better in time to play Marseille subsequent weekend.
“The precedence is all the time the well being of the gamers. ‘Ney’ has a small subject which we hope will solely hold him out for a number of days,” PSG coach Mauricio Pochettino informed reporters on Monday.