Neymar Returns To Training For PSG After Ankle Injury

Neymar Returns To Training For PSG After Ankle Injury

Neymar has resumed Paris Saint-Germain training in a boost to their preparations for a Trophee des Champions clash with Marseille.

The Brazil star has not yet featured under Mauricio Pochettino, having sustained an ankle injury in December.

According to reports by newsmen, the former Barcelona forward is 50 per cent ready to face Marseille in Wednesday’s game in Lens.

Neymar has only managed seven Ligue 1 appearances this season, scoring three times and providing three assists.

His most telling performances have been in the Champions League, where six goals in five games helped PSG to win a tough Group H ahead of RB Leipzig and Manchester United.

Leandro Paredes, Danilo Pereira and Presnel Kimpembe, who suffered a hamstring injury last month, also returned to training in today’s session.

Pochettino, who took over following Thomas Tuchel’s dismissal in December, is bidding to win his first trophy as a coach this week. He recorded his first win as PSG boss on Saturday, when Moise Kean, Mauro Icardi and Pablo Sarabia scored in a 3-nil Ligue 1 victory over Brest.


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