Thomas Tuchel is adamant Neymar ‘feels very happy’ and wants to become a leader at Paris Saint-Germain, amid reports of a potential return to Barcelona.
Kylian Mbappe believes Paris Saint-Germain’s progress to the last 16 of the Champions League was inspired by some frank discussions within the team.
Edinson Cavni, Neymar, Marquinhos and and Kylian Mbappe all got on to the scoresheet as Paris Saint-Germain claimed a 4-1 victory against Red Star Belgrade to finish as group winners in Group C of the Uefa Champions League group stage phase.
Neymar is happy to play in any position for Paris Saint-Germain, according to teammate Julian Draxler.
Paris Saint-Germain coach Thomas Tuchel played down the severity of Neymar’s injury and believes the forward could feature again as soon as Saturday.
Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar said he was not yet over his adductor injury, despite leading his team past Liverpool in the Champions League.
Jurgen Klopp criticised Neymar and his Paris Saint-Germain teammates after Liverpool’s 2-1 Group C loss in the Champions League.
Neymar has become the all-time leading Brazilian goal-scorer in the history of the Champions League, following his goal against Liverpool.
Neymar scored the decisive goal in a 2-1 home win for Paris Saint-Germain that leaves Liverpool on the brink of an early Champions League exit.
Paris Saint-Germain will still have the weapons to hurt Liverpool even if Neymar and Kylian Mbappe are ruled out of their Champions League meeting due to injury, according to Reds centre-back Virgil van Dijk.