Unai Emery hopes that he can again very quickly have Neymar. The coach of Paris Saint-Germain saw his star player Sunday night on a stretcher to leave the field in the match against Olympique Marseille (3-0 victory).
“The injury of Neymar was the only negative today,” says Emery on the website of PSG. “We hope it is not too serious, but we need the medical research to wait and see.”
The 26-year-old Brazilian went eight minutes before time, after an innocent-looking duel by Bouna Sarr with an ankle injury towards the ground. He could not continue playing, and because PSG already three times changed had the team the game with a man less to move. The 3-0 lead came with ten man is not in danger.
“His ankle was swollen,” said PSG captain Thiago Silva in l’equipe. “On Wednesday he will not be restored, I think.” On that day play PSG again at home against Olympique Marseille, this time in the context of the Coupe de France.
PSG hopes that his star player, who last summer for a record price of € 222 million happened to FC Barcelona next Tuesday fit. You will be playing the French club in the return of the eighth finals of the Champions League against Real Madrid. PSG have the 3-1 defeat in the heenwedstrijd see.
The injury of Neymar was the only smetje on the big win of PSG to Olympique Marseille. “There was a great atmosphere in the stadium. You could feel the desire in the audience and the players”, recalls Emery back.
“We have a fantastic result was achieved. We have played well against a team that has done to our football to make it impossible.”
PSG is heading for his fifth championship title in a row. With eleven matches to go, the lead on the closest attacker AS Monaco less than fourteen points.
The quarter-final between PSG and Marseille, starts Wednesday at 21.05 hours. On Saturday, plays the lead in the Ligue 1 against degradatiekandidaat Troyes. Three days later, Real Madrid at the Parc des Princes.
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