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Thomas Tuchel Gives Injury Update On Neymar and Mbappe

Thomas Tuchel Gives Injury Update On Neymar and Mbappe

Liverpool fans were rejoicing over the international break as PSG's stars Neymar and Mbappe both suffered injuries with their respective national teams.

Neymar suffered a right adductor strain in his side's 1-0 win over Cameroon, while Mbappe injured his shoulder after falling awkwardly during Les Bleus' clash with Uruguay.

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However, PSG boss Thomas Tuchel has revealed in a press conference on Friday that the pair may still feature in their clash with Liverpool next Wednesday, though he admitted both would not be available for the Ligue 1 champion's match against Toulouse on Saturday:

We will not take chances for tomorrow

But we have the possibility that they will play against Liverpool on Wednesday. I think it's possible.

As we speak, now, I think that Neymar will be able to play against Liverpool. However, we will have to speak with the medical staff.

Today, I think that both Neymar & Kylian Mbappe will be able to play against Liverpool.

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Liverpool could do with a positive result in their upcoming showdown with the Qatari owned club. Group C is currently finely poised with the Reds level on points with Napoli and PSG one point behind them.

Here is a full breakdown on what Jurgen Klopp's men need to do in their final two games against PSG and Napoli to secure qualification to the knockout round.

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