The most expensive player in the world Neymar has a fracture of the fifth metatarsal bone of the foot and sprained ankle, officially announced his club Paris Saint-Germain after the last medical examination. The Brazilian stepped in and defeated his right ankle in a 3-0 victory over Olympique Marseille on Sunday. He left a forced game by being carried on a litter a quarter hour before the end.
From Paris St Germain did not comment on the estimated time for recovery, at this stage it is certain that Neymar will definitely miss the quarter-final of the Cup of France also against Olympique Marseille on Wednesday, and the championship match against Troyes on Saturday.
Some media say there is still a chance, though small, that the megastar will recover for the victory of the Champions League’s eighth rounds against Real Madrid next week.
PSG also reported that midfielder Marguinos has a partially torn muscle on his left thigh, but the player is expected to be ready for the match with Real Madrid.