Paris Saint-Germain succumbed to defeat against Marseille in a Coupe de France edition of Le Classique, but they initially lost so much more than that.
The injury woes keep coming for Paris Saint-Germain as an injury to Lionel Messi forced PSG to forfeit their Ligue 1 clash with third-placed AS Monaco in a 3-1 defeat.
Injured Messi Kylian Mbappe is out with a thigh injury, while Neymar has just returned to action after two weeks out due to “muscular fatigue”.
PSG have been without Presnel Kimpembe, Nordi Mukiele and Renato Sanches through injury, with the latter two left out of the squad for PSG’s Champions League return against Bayern Munich on Tuesday 14 February.
Will Lionel Messi Play Today Against Bayern?
Lionel Messi completed the full 90 minutes of the 2-1 defeat to Marseille in the Coupe de France quarterfinals on February 8, struggling at times to be involved in his team’s attacking moves. However, there were no immediate signs of injury as the match came to a close.
The following day, on February 9, news broke that Messi suffered a hamstring injury in the game and would be out for a week, putting his status for the game against Bayern in serious peril.
Gaultier reports that Messi will return to play against Bayern Munich. The PSG manager said Mbappé needed three weeks to recover from a thigh injury
Messi, on the other hand, has muscle fatigue and is resting for the weekend. Galtier is expected to return to training on Monday with the Argentine reporting as planned.
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