Maurício Pocchetino revealed that the Brazilian star will be reassessed this Friday, 5, to see if he is able to play in the return match of the round of 16 of the European Champions League
THE Paris Saint Germain still has the hope of counting on Neymar in the return match of the round of 16 of the Champions League, before the Barcelona, at Parque dos Princes, scheduled for next Wednesday, 10. According to the coach Maurício Pocchetino, the Brazilian will be reassessed this Friday, 5, to see if he is recovered from an injury to the adductor muscle of the left thigh suffered in early February.
“We will evaluate the players and the fact that we can recover some players, that would be good for Saturday’s match (against Brest, for the French Cup),” Pochettino said at a news conference. “Neymar’s progression is favorable. In the next few days, we will evaluate to see if he can get it ready ”. On social media, shirt 10 posted a video of him during training at the PSG CT, in addition to confirming that he is “evolving” in his recovery and saying he is feeling well. “(…) I trained today, I felt good and I’m happy… Let’s keep evolving!”.
For the European Champions League, Paris Saint-Germain was very close to qualifying in the quarterfinals when they thrashed Barcelona 4-1 at Barcelona’s Camp Nou stadium last month. Next Wednesday, you could lose up to 3-0 at the Parque dos Princes stadium in Paris.