Mauricio Pochettino expressed uncertainty as to whether Neymar will have fully recovered and will be at his disposal for the first round of Paris Saint GermainChampions League Round of 16 vs. real Madrid.
The Ligue 1 team will host real Madrid at the Parc des Princes on February 15, but they may have to do so without Neymar, who suffered an ankle injury on November 28 against Saint Etienne.
“We do not know yet [if Neymar will be fit to face Real Madrid]”, Pochettino told the press afterwards PSGVictory 4-0 on Sunday against the Stade de Reims.
“We will be looking at his recovery over the next week. He will be available if all goes well. We hope so, but we still don’t know.”
The Brazilian star is expected to return to action in PSGLigue 1 away duel Lille February 6.