Paris St-Germain’s Brazil forward Neymar will be sidelined until after the international break in mid-November, the French club’s coach Thomas Tuchel said on Friday.
This development follows his injury against Istanbul Basaksehir in the UEFA Champions League on Wednesday.
Neymar came off with a thigh muscle problem in the 26th minute of the 2-0 win over the Turkish side.
“Neymar should be back after the international break,” Tuchel told reporters ahead of PSG’s Ligue 1 game at Nantes on Saturday.
The break in domestic action runs from Nov. 11 to Nov. 17 when international matches will be played.
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PSG, on 18 points from eight games, lead the standings on goal difference ahead of Lille.(Reuters/NAN)
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