The PSG calmly awaits the second leg of the round of 16 of the Champions League in Paris before him FC Barcelona, thanks to his 1-4 advantage harvested at the Camp Nou. For this return match, PSG finalizes its plan to recover in the line-up to Neymar junior, who missed the clash in Barcelona due to injury. Absent in the last PSG games due to an adductor injury produced on February 10 in a Cup match against him Fall, the Brazilian international forward participated this Sunday in full training with his teammates.¯
For Neymar playing against his former team, Barça, was a goal, although the return, to this day, seems little more than a formality. For the technician Mauricio Pochettino there is other good news: Alessandro florenzi He also took part in the entire Sunday training session, three days after receiving Barça. Both are in a position to return to the call if there are no unexpected setbacks.
The panorama in the PSG dressing room has cleared up in recent days in such a way that, except Juan Bernat, in the recovery phase after knee surgery, and Moise kean, isolated after testing positive for Covid-19, has his squad available against Barça.
After qualifying on Saturday for the round of 16 of the Coupe de France thanks to a 0-3 in BrestPochettino admitted that he warned “in just two months, in France there was a terrible panic as certain matches approached due to injuries or preparation.” “We have a plan,” he warned. Pochettino congratulated himself because “the team is gaining strength in recent weeks” and praised Marco Verratti because “the fundamental thing is to put individuals at the service of the collective.” “We will be even stronger for the next matches,” he assured.