The Costa Rican goalkeeper could not recover from his muscular problems and will miss the semifinal of the Champions League.
Keylor Navas had to leave the field of play in the last match against Atalanta for problems in the right thigh, and on this day Paris Saint-Germain confirmed that the Costa Rican goalkeeper will not be able to play on Tuesday against Leipzig, in the semifinal of the Champions League.
“Our goalkeeper Keylor Navas did not recover from his right thigh injury and will not play the semifinal of the Champions League. Quick recovery, Keylor!”, Published the French club on social networks.
Meanwhile, the official medical report details: “Keylor Navas continues his care and rehabilitation after his right thigh injury. His gradual return to the field is expected on Thursday. He is not available for the semifinal on Tuesday.”
Idrissa Gueye is another player touched by the French champion and is in doubt for the game against the Germans. “He is taking care of a muscular discomfort that he felt on Saturday in training,” explains the PSG statement on the Senegalese.
The good news for Thomas Tuchel is the recoveries of Marco Verratti, Thiago Silva and Layvin Kurzawa, who are already training alongside their teammates.
Quick recovery, Keylor! https://t.co/jjlv3Cll9T
– Paris Saint-Germain (@PSG_espanol) August 16, 2020
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