Neymar is out for four weeks with ankle injury

Last Updated: Jun 09 2019 13:43
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FOOTBALL- Brazilian star Neymar has been sidelined for four weeks after suffering an ankle injury during the Copa America game against Qatar.

French club Paris Saint Germain (PSG) said in a statement on Saturday that Neymar has been diagnosed with a “sprain of the lateral ligament” in his right ankle. He would receive conservative treatment for the injury and will not undergo a surgery.

By the time Neymar comes back, he will be ready to play in the French season which begins over the weekend of August 10-11.