X
Follow The Sportsman on Facebook
Football  /

Liverpool Receive Injury Update On PSG's Mbappe & Neymar Ahead Of Champions League Clash

The most expensive partnership in football
The most expensive partnership in football

Liverpool may have to face the challenge of handling the PSG tyro Kylian Mbappe in next week’s Champions League tie with the French champions in Paris after positive news about his fitness has emerged from the local press.

The 19-year-old fell heavily on his right shoulder while playing for the French national team against Uruguay yesterday and had to go off with little more than a half hour on the clock, raising questions over whether or not he’d be sidelined for a significant period.

His manager Didier Deschamp, who gave the ex-Monaco youngster his debut and has showed continuous faith in him since, said afterward: "He has a sore shoulder, he's fallen badly. He will have to see with the medical staff. I hope it's not bad."

But according to reports this morning from Le Parisien, the injury was not as serious as it first seemed, and that Mbappe had almost full use of his shoulder back by the time the game had ended at the Stade de France.

Further, the local outlet claim that tests conducted today indicate that Mbappe should be withdrawn from selection from his side’s Ligue 1 tie with Toulouse on Saturday, but will be available for the tie at the Parc des Princes on Wednesday, which is vital to them with matters finely poised in Group C.

Meanwhile, his Brazilian teammate Neymar limped off minutes into a friendly tie against Cameron in Milton Keynes last night, where he seemingly suffered from a groin issue.

That leaves his club manager Thomas Tuchel with another worry.

Brazil doctor Rodrigo Lasmar spoke briefly on SporTV: “It does not appear to be a serious injury."

His PSG teammate Eric Choupo-Moting, lining up against him for Cameroon on the night, had his fingers crossed.

"I talked quickly to him but it was just after the injury. I think it's not too serious. I hope he will be ready next week for us," he said after the game.

Register with The Sportsman to personalise your news feed with your favourite sports and team.
Latest Football Articles
Bet Slip
Log In
Open
Settled
Deposit
Quick Deposit
Deposit
CV2
Deposit Funds
Change Payment Method
Bet Placed
Retain Selections
Clear Slip
Bet Slip 0
| Join Now
Balance: £0.00
Refresh
Log Out
The line, odds or availability of your selections has changed.
Remove All
Singles
Click a price to add a selection
Multiples
To view multiples
Multiple options are restricted for the highlighted selections
The line, odds or availability of your selections has changed.
Accept Changes
Total Stake:
£ 0.00

Estimated Returns:
£ 0.00
£ Place Bet
Bet on Bet365 website
New To Bet365?
Bets are accepted in accordance with the operator's rules
and terms and conditions. Hillside (UK Sports) LP is licensed
and regulated by the British Gambling Commissioner
(Licence number 39563). Registered Office Hillside (UK Sports) LP
(registration number 117), Unit 1.1, First Floor, Waterport Place,
2 Europort Avenue, Gibraltar.
DON'T HAVE A
BET365 ACCOUNT? New Customer Offer
The Sportsman is an officially endorsed bet365 betting partner. All bets are placed securely via our API link-up with bet365 and no data or transactional information is sahred with or accessible by the sportsman.com. Bets are accepted in accordance with the operator's Rules and Terms and Conditions.