Neymar and Mbappe face a race against time to be fit for PSG’s crucical Champions League encounter in few days time after suffering injuries during the international break.
Liverpool clash against PSG in a mouth watering encounter on November 28th that would play a big part for botg sides qualification hopes.
Neymar was substituted after eight minutes of Brazil’s friendly with Cameroon in Milton Keynes on Tuesday night with a groin problem.
Mbappe was forced off the pitch with what appeared to be a shoulder injury during France’s 1-0 win over Uruguay on Tuesday.
He has a sore shoulder, he’s fallen badly,” Deschamps said at half-time. “He will have to see after with the medical staff. I hope it’s not bad.”
Brazil’s team doctor Rodrigo Lasmar said that while a scan was needed to confirm the exact diagnosis, he did not think the injury to Neymar’s adductor muscle would keep him out for long
He came off complaining of pain,”
Lasmar said. “He felt a discomfort, he will need a bit more time to evaluate it and take a scan, but in principle, it is not a serious injury.”
“Thanks to everyone who sent me messages wishing me a quick recovery, I don’t think it’s anything serious,” Neymar wrote on Instagram