Neymar misses out as PSG face Rennes, Neymar omitted again


The world’s most expensive footballer Neymar misses out when Paris Saint-Germain take on Rennes on Sunday in the second round of Ligue 1 matches, coach Thomas Tuchel said

Neymar misses

“Neymar didn’t finish the training with the squad today,” said Tuchel. “It’s too early. We’re waiting another week for him to start with the group again, for him to be fully fit”

Tuchell added “When I think of a strong team, it’s with him,”. “Nothing has changed, he has three years of contract and he is an outstanding player”

Paris Saint German bought Neymar for 222 million euros that is ($261 million) from Barcelona in 2017, but he has made clear he craves a return to Spain, whether with his old club Barcelona or Real Madrid.

Leonardo, the PSG sporting director, has confirmed that the club have held talks with potential buyers.

“The transfer window will close in a month,” said Tuchel. “For the moment, he’s my player till any club shows interest in buying him”

The Brazilian has not played for PSG since he injured his ankle at the end of May.

PSG beat Nimes in their opening match 3-0.

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