Neymar back for PSG ahead of Champions League resumption

Ross Houston
November 22, 2020

The Brazilian has missed a few games since the end of last month due to a groin issue but is now completely fit and will be in the starting XI for the midweek Champions League clash against RB Leipzig as confirmed by manager Thomas Tuchel. In the 1st half, we were scared.

"We have not done what is necessary to win a match: defending in a block, remaining aggressive, remaining attentive in behind. We are completely responsible for this defeat, when the match was nearly over in our favour".


"If you come back from two down to win 3-2 it is for sure something special, but I don't want to glorify it too much", said ex-Bayern Munich coach Kovac.

Monaco are now second in the standings with 20 points from 11 games, four behind PSG, who host Leipzig in Group H on Tuesday trailing the German side and Manchester United by three points.


"We have to accept the criticism because we have completely stopped playing football". "He is going to have to make very important decisions and he right now seems more likely to leave. Nothing is impossible". We controlled the game, we scored two goals, and we could have scored two more. "It is not normal".

Cesc Fabregas scored a late victor from the penalty spot as Monaco came from two goals down to stun reigning champions Paris Saint-Germain 3-2 in Ligue 1 on Friday.


Neymar in action for PSG. Marquinhos did not play at all. 'Neymar is determined. He will start against Leipzig, ' said PSG manager Tuchel in a post-match interview. "He will start against Leipzig".

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