Brazilian Star Neymar Ruled Out of World Cup Group Stages With Ankle Injury
Brazilian Star Neymar Ruled Out of World Cup Group Stages With Ankle Injury. Brazil’s most famous player, Neymar, will miss out on the two remaining fixtures in the FIFA World Cup 2022 due to an injury to his ankle.
In the World Cup face-off against Brazil and Serbia, the forward of 30 years sustained an injury to his right ankle from an aggressive strike. So, the world’s top footballer was forced to leave the pitch in the 80th minute of the match against Serbia. He was substituted with Manchester United’s left winger Antony the moment Brazil defeated Serbia by 2 to 1.
According to Brazil’s medical team, the MRI revealed a ligament injury on his ankle. This means that Neymar is not in the position to be part of Brazil’s squad for the upcoming two games of the tournament, being ruled out of the groups of the tournament. The superstar footballer described it as “one of the toughest moments of my life
Furthermore, Brazil’s right-back Danilo was also suffering ligament injuries to his ankle and was excluded from the next two games. Brazilian Star Neymar Ruled Out of World Cup Group Stages With Ankle Injury
Brazil will play Switzerland in the next two matches. Brazil will play Switzerland and Cameroon in the next two games in their bid to secure an invitation to the knockout stages of the tournament.