PSG will have to pay for a win against Marseille Sunday night as their star player Neymar was forced to stretchered off the field in tears.
It was a horrible scene for PSG fans as well as coach Unai Emery after Neymar was stretchered at the final stages of the game. As the Champions second leg clash against defending champions, Real Madrid is at the front door; they surely do not want to miss their star man, Neymar.
PSG coach has revealed certain injury updates and informed that the team are going for further tests.
[bs-quote quote=”A twist was revealed from the first exams. We are going for some extra medical tests.
We are optimistic about his recovery for the champions league clash against Real Madrid.” style=”default” align=”center” author_name=”Unai Emery” author_job=”PSG Manager”][/bs-quote]
The manager is optimistic about Neymar recovery against the crucial clash against Real Madrid.
However, Neymar posted a picture of his right ankle on Instagram. Whether it was fractured or not, but it was heavily bandaged. It looks like his right ankle is massively swollen.
Neymar was chasing Bouna Sarr when his ankle got twisted. He rolled on the ground with tears and pain all over the face. After a moment, he was taken off the field as he wasn’t able to continue.
PSG goalkeeper Areola also expressed his sadness regarding Neymar injury.
[bs-quote quote=”I am worried about Neymar injury. His ankle is swollen.” style=”default” align=”center” author_name=”Alponse Areola” author_job=”PSG Goalkeeper”][/bs-quote]
After the injury, Neymar immediately consulted with the medical specialist. It is sure that he will miss the clash against Marseille on Wednesday night as well as with Troyes on Saturday.
But, Neymar will probably make him available for the clash against Real Madrid. He will give his everything to be back on champions league squad for PSG as it is the Silverware he wants at PSG. It is the trophy that drove him at PSG. It is the only source of his motivation to play at PSG.