Tape-record world champion Brazil has to do without superstar Neymar, a minimum of in the 2nd group game on Monday (5:00 p.m./ Magenta TV and ZDF). Group physician Rodrigo Lamar revealed the day after the 2-0 opening success over Serbia. Brazilian media had actually currently reported on the end of the whole group phase.


Today is among the most challenging minutes of my career… and again at a World Cup, Neymar composed on Instagram: I have an injury, yes, it is irritating, it will harm, however I’m sure I have the chance Will come back since I will do my finest to help my nation, my colleagues and me.

Neymar had actually hurt himself in the video game of Nikola Milenkovic on Thursday in the final phase of the ankle and needed to be changed. In tears, the offending all-rounder from Paris St. German let the ankle cool with ice and after that limp from the arena.

The studies reveal an injury to the lateral band apparatus in the right ankle of Neymar, together with a small swelling, stated Lamar after an MRI on Friday.

Danilo is also missing out on Brazil

Both players continue their treatment. We will make an assessment every day to make the very best choices, said Lamar. The physician added: We can currently say that both players will not exist in the next video game, but they will stay in treatment to make them fit for the tournament as quickly as possible.

In addition to Neymar, Switzerland, who had won 1-0 against Cameroon at the start of Group G, will likewise be on right-back Danilo. The 31-year-old of Juventus Turin had actually held out against Serbia for over 90 minutes, and he also struggles with an ankle injury.