Neymar's, Tuchel

Tuchel on Neymar’s trip to Madrid: Obviously I’m not happy, but what can I do? –

November 22, 2019

Ligue 1 Says the Brazilian has worked well

Neymar at the Davis Cup on Tuesday.
Neymar at the Davis Cup on Tuesday.

Paris Saint-GermainbossThomas Tuchelhas made no secrets about his annoyance withNeymar, following the Brazilian’s decision to attend theDavis Cupin Madrid.

Neymaris set to return from injury this Friday againstLille, just beforePSGmeetReal Madridon Tuesday.

“What can I do?”Tuchelsaid atPSG‘s pre-match press conference.

“I’m not his father. I’m not the police. I’m only his coach.

“He did well yesterday [in training] after his flight. Obviously as coach I don’t like it, but I won’t lose my mind over it.

“He’s trained well, he’s been very professional, and he’s worked more than the others over the last two weeks.

“All going well he can play tomorrow [Friday].”

Ahead of theLilleclash,Tuchelwill be without a number of players, includingMarco VerrattiandAnder Herrera, whileKylian Mbappeis a doubt with a fever.