Lasmar asked for “a lot of calm” and “tranquility” with the physical evolution of the players, bruised in the victorious debut of the “Canarinha” (2-0) on Thursday against Serbia at the end of the first day of Group G.
“The tests showed an injury to the lateral ligament of Neymar’s right ankle, together with a small inflammation in the bone.either. And an injury to the medial ligament of Danilo’s left ankle,” he added.
“We will evaluate them daily to have information and we will make the best decisions based on that,” he added.
Exams showed a lateral ligament injury in Neymar’s right ankle, along with a small swelling in the bone.
The severity of the injury to the 30-year-old Paris Saint Germain star has Brazil on edge, one of the favorites to win the title in the first World Cup held in an Arab country.
The five-time champions did light training this Friday at the Grand Hamad stadium, their base camp in Doha, with the participation of the players who had no action or played a few minutes in their debut.
The CBF had previously reported that Neymar and Danilo were at the hotel where the Brazilian delegation is staying for a physiotherapy treatment, after having undergone medical evaluations.
Without making any statements to the media, as is customary the day after a game, about fifteen players went to the field to exercise for the match against Switzerland, which beat Cameroon 1-0 on Thursday.
With or without Neymar, the clash against the Europeans has a special importancebecause if they win, Brazil could qualify early for the round of 16, as long as the Africans do not defeat Serbia that same day, although earlier.
In the two remaining training sessions before the game, Tite will have to look for a substitute for ’10’, who had outstanding performances with PSG in the first half of the season.
Lucas Paquetá and Rodrygo can take their place, while between Dani Alves, Bremer and Éder Militao Danilo’s replacement must come out (Juventus, IT).