Fresh injury blow for PSG ahead of Man United clash
Fresh injury blow for PSG ahead of Man United clash
Injury

Fresh injury blow for PSG ahead of Man United clash

French giants Paris Saint-Germain suffered a new injury blow afer their coach Thomas Tuchel revealed midfielder Marco Verratti had suffered another injury.

The Italy international, 26, returned to training on Monday after being sidelined with a sprained ankle sustained the last month and it was considered a boost to PSG, who are set to be without Neymar until April, ahead of their Champions League last-16 tie against Manchester United beginning next week.

But after Verratti missed his side's extra-time win over Villefranche in the Coupe de France on Wednesday, Tuchel revealed the midfielder had suffered a fresh injury.

Problems

"Marco Verratti could not finish training yesterday [Tuesday]. He had problems. I have to wait until tomorrow [Thursday] to decide if he can play against Bordeaux. His new problem is something else, but I do not know too much,” Tuchel said.

PSG host Bordeaux on Saturday before making the trip to Old Trafford for the first leg of their tie with United three days later.

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