Paris Saint-Germain have confirmed that Brazil ahead Neymar will bear an operation after spraining his ankle and breaking a bone in his foot while taking part in in opposition to Marseille on Sunday.
The previous Barcelona man might miss as much as eight weeks of motion in consequence, with the French aspect lastly confirming plans to have him go beneath the knife forward of what must be a vital interval of their season.
A press release on their official web site reads: “
The participant’s father had beforehand said that he anticipated his son to be sidelined for a interval of round six to eight weeks.
“PSG know that they will not have Neymar within the subsequent few video games and that they will not have Neymar for the following six weeks no less than,” he mentioned to ESPN Brasil.
“As a result of this remedy goes to take six to eight weeks, we all know that, whether or not it’s surgical procedure or standard, will probably be six or eight weeks.”
Neymar, who joined the French supremos for a world-record charge final summer season, has scored 28 objectives and delivered 16 assists in simply 30 appearances for his new workforce.
He’s now unavailable for the aspect’s essential Champions League conflict in opposition to Actual Madrid, and can be more likely to be out for the remainder of the season.