Winner of Serbia for his entry into the 2022 World Cup (2-0), Brazil saw his evening spoiled by the injury outing of Neymar at the end of the game. The ankle sprain is confirmed.
by Walid Kachour (with Vincent Daheron)
The 79th minute of this Brazil-Serbia surely caused cold sweats to a whole country. While the victory was almost acquired against Serbia (2-0), Thursday, November 24, during the 2022 World Cup, Neymar suddenly collapsed on the ground. The right ankle was held, after a shock with the Serbian defender Nikola Milenkovic. The slow motion has also shown a slight twist in the joint.
sprained of the right ankle confirmed
Rodrigo Lasmar, member of the Seleçao medical staff, confirmed after the meeting on Brazilian radio Itatiaia that the player suffered from a sprain. “We have not yet had time to take a more complete assessment, but the ankle has already swelled a little, it’s important to wait for the first 24 hours. We will see how the ankle will react. Now, C ‘is just a question of calm and a little patience. “
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It is now a whole country that retains its breath, before knowing the unavailability duration of the technical leader in Seleçao.
Facing Serbia, it was his teammate Thiago Silva who came to take his shoe to better see the extent of the damage. And it is a bottling Neymar and with an inflated ankle that left the Lusail stadium.
He returned to the bench, before hiding his face with his jersey. Several Brazilian media also said that the player was in tears on the field. What is certain is that the player finished the meeting seated, and head down, the face buried under his yellow tunic.