Neymar Jr the Paris Saint-Germain striker, expressed concern about the severity of the injury he sustained in the French League match against Saint-Etienne today.
During his match with the player Saint-Etienne s Mason, Neymar hurt his ankle and had to be carried off in the 85th minute. After the meeting, he was in tears in the locker room.
The Brazilian star, who had previously suffered a major injury to his left ankle, walked with his head down and was assisted on crutches.
The footballer attempted to reassure the supporters by posting a photo of the injury on his Instagram account, along with a note that said, "I need to get back on track. Unfortunately, these things are unavoidable in the life of an athlete. I'll be better and stronger when I return."
"We'll have to wait till tomorrow, but the images on TV are disturbing. I hope this isn't a major issue and that he is able to rejoin the club soon "Mauricio Buccino, the coach of Paris Saint-Germain, stated after the game.
The match finished with Paris Saint-Germain winning 3-1, with Argentine star Lionel Messi providing three assists and defender Sergio Ramos making his first appearance with the French capital club after recovering from an injury that had kept him out of the squad since his arrival around four months earlier.
The victory increased Paris Saint-advantage Germain's to 40 points after 15 games.