Neymar is “really ready” and “has found his rhythm” after a difficult period with Paris Saint-Germain, according to manager Thomas Tuchel.
The Brazilian superstar endured a tough February. He sat out four matches with a rib injury and then complained after returning for PSG’s 2-1 loss to Borussia Dortmund in the UEFA Champions League that he had been rested in the build-up to the last-16 first leg despite being ready to play.
In PSG’s next game against Bordeaux in Ligue 1, Neymar was sent off, meaning he was suspended for Saturday’s 4-0 win against Dijon.
The 28-year-old is available again for Wednesday’s Coupe de France semi-final against Lyon. PSG then visit Strasbourg in the league before welcoming Dortmund to the Parc des Princes next Wednesday. Continue reading