Brazilian star Neymar may not play in Paris Saint Germain’s remaining preseason friendly, returning to the field when the Ligue 1 season kicks off next month. Also Read - NAN vs PSG Dream11 Team Prediction Ligue 1 2020-21: Captain, Vie-captain, Fantasy Playing Tips, Predicted XIs For Today's Nantes vs Paris Saint-Germain Football Match at Stade de la Beaujoire 1.30 AM IST November 1 Sunday
Neymar is expected to miss the upcoming friendly against Sydney FC, scheduled to be played on Tuesday in the Chinese city of Suzhou, Efe news quoted the French newspaper L’Equipe as reporting. Also Read - ISL 2019-20: Mumbai City FC Sign Adam le Fondre on Season-Long Loan
The former Barcelona player plans to stay in the Chinese city along with defender Presnel Kimpembe to continue preparing for the league season, which gets underway for PSG on August 11. Also Read - Transfer Deadline Day: Manchester United Announce Signing of Edinson Cavani
The development came out amid media reports linking Neymar with a move out of the Le Parc des Princes stadium.
The 27-year-old Brazilian forward will also be on the sideline during the French Super Cup on August 3 in the Chinese city against Stade Rennais FC, as he will serve a match-ban imposed last season.
Neymar was kept off PSG’s squad for a friendly match against Inter Milan set to be played on Saturday.
As a result, Neymar will miss PSG’s whole Asian tour.