Thursday 06th October 2022,

Neymar Out 10 Weeks with Foot Injury

Neymar Out 10 Weeks with Foot Injury


Paris-St-Germain forward Neymar will be out for 10 weeks with a broken metatarsal, which means he will miss both legs of the club’s Champions League tie against Manchester United although he could be back for the quarterfinals in April.

“Paris St-Germain gathered together a group of world-renowned medical experts at the Ooredoo Training Centre to carry out a thorough review of the injury to Neymar Jr.’s right foot.

“After detailed analysis by the specialists, a consensus was reached of a conservative treatment of Neymar Jr.’s injury to the fifth right metatarsal.”

“Paris Saint-Germain sends its strongest support and encouragement to Neymar Jr. to overcome this injury, with the courage and determination that the player has always shown,” the club said in a statement.

It’s the second straight season Neymar has aggravated the fifth metatarsal in his right foot. The initial injury sidelined him for Paris Saint Germain’s final 15 matches of the 2017-18 season.

Manchester United are undefeated since December 19th, having won eight of their games and drawing one.

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