Paris-St-Germain forward Neymar will be out for 10 weeks with a broken metatarsal, which implies he will miss the two legs of the club’s Champions League tie against Manchester United.
The Brazil forward endured the damage in a 2-0 French Cup triumph over Strasbourg on Wednesday, 23 January.
The French heroes state they have settled on a “preservationist treatment”.
PSG travel to Old Trafford for the main leg of their keep going 16 tie on 12 February, with the arrival on 6 March.
In an announcement, the Ligue 1 side stated: “Paris St-Germain assembled a gathering of incredibly famous restorative specialists at the Ooredoo Training Center to complete a careful audit of the damage to Neymar Jr’s. correct foot.
“After point by point examination by the authorities, an accord was come to of a moderate treatment of Neymar Jr’s. damage to the fifth right metatarsal.”
They likewise said that Neymar “concurred” with the choice and “is relied upon to come back to the field inside 10 weeks”.
The club included: “Paris St-Germain sends its most grounded help and consolation to Neymar Jr. to beat this damage, with the boldness and assurance that the player has dependably appeared.”