Champions League: Tuchel confirms return of Neymar and Mbappé to the eleven holder of PSG

Champions League: Tuchel confirms return of Neymar and Mbappé to the eleven holder of PSG


Paris Saint-Germain Neymar and Kylian Mbappé recovered from injury on Tuesday with the rest of the squad on the eve of the decisive match against Liverpool in the Champions League group stage. At the end of training, coach Thomas Tuchel confirmed their presence in the starting lineup today.

"They have had a full training session in the last two days," said the German coach at a press conference.

During the first 15 minutes of the training open to the press, the two players participated in the activities of the working session alongside their teammates, under the eyes of PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi and sports director Antero Henrique.

Neymar suffered a stretch of the right leg adductors during Brazil's friendly game with Cameroon, and Mbappé suffered a bruise on the right shoulder suffered in the particular between France and Uruguay.

The two footballers have failed to welcome the French league leader to Toulouse, but are back on Wednesday against Liverpool in which defeat may lead to the early elimination of the Champions League.

Paris Saint-Germain are in Group C, led by Naples, with six points, the same as Liverpool. The French are in third place with five points, while the Red Star has four.



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