‘I spent 2 days at home crying’ – PSG star Neymar on recent foot injury
The club later confirmed that the injury sidelined the Brazilian forward for at least 10 weeks, with his possible comeback scheduled for April, when the Champions League quarterfinals are set to take place.Also on rt.com 'What I wanted the most is a new metatarsal': Tearful Neymar reveals birthday wish (VIDEO)
It was the same injury Neymar suffered in February last year, which kept him off the field for three months and put his World Cup performance in doubt.
“The first time I hurt myself I said, ‘I’ll have an operation, it has to be fixed as quickly as possible.’ I wasn’t sad,” Neymar told Brazilian TV channel Globo.
“This time I had a tough time getting over it. I spent two days at home crying. It’s more complicated,” he said.
Before the injury, Neymar, the world’s most expensive player, scored 13 goals for PSG in Ligue 1 and netted five in the Champions League campaign.