Neymar will end this week in his homeland, however, still be operated. That has the club Paris Saint-Germain Wednesday night announced.
The Brazilian ran Sunday in the match against Marseille is a sprain of the right ankle and a barstje in a middenbotsbeentje on, but there was long uncertainty about the severity of the injury.
In Brazilian media published earlier this week reports that Neymar wanted to be operate, to a rehabilitation of two months fighting fit for the world cup in Russia to be able to pull. But PSG coach Unai Emery said that afterwards. “Neymar should not go under the knife, and touch may still be fit for the match next week against Real Madrid”, stated the Spanish coach. Neymars father and agent use replication to this that the attacker is definitely six to eight matches out.
PSG now brings clarity. “In accordance with the player we have chosen for an operation”, it sounds on the website of the French club, which has no details about the revalidatieduur.
For PSG is the absence of Neymar a solid downer. The team from Paris is next week Tuesday in their own stadium, the return of the eighth finals of the Champions League against Real. Thomas Meunier and co lost the first leg in the Santiago Bernabéu 3-1.