The 31-year-old scored a 42nd-minute penalty in opposition to Bordeaux on Saturday, however was withdrawn at half-time, and is an damage doubt for Tuesday’s last-16 tie
Paris Saint-Germain star Edinson Cavani is an damage doubt for his or her Champions League last-16 tie in opposition to Manchester United.
The 31-year-old was withdrawn at half-time in opposition to Bordeaux with a thigh damage on Saturday.
And Kylian Mbappe, who was named on the bench, changed him in PSG’s 1-Zero win over Bordeaux.
Cavani scored the successful penalty, however was unable to make it out for the second-half.
PSG have already got Neymar sidelined with a foot damage, which has dominated him out of each Champions League video games in opposition to United.
Now, Cavani’s potential absence might give United a fair higher probability of beating the Ligue 1 champions.
Nevertheless, they are going to have a recent Mbappe – the 20-year-old aiding Neymar’s aim in a 2-1 win over Liverpool in November – and might be trying to terrorise a second Premier League membership this season.
Talking after PSG’s defeat to Lyon final weekend, Mbappe stated: “We’ve got not realised our many alternatives.
“I’m not frightened in regards to the Champions League match. We should take it match by match and look ahead to the Champions League.
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“It feels good to play matches like that. Dealing with groups that play is one of the best ways to organize for the upcoming deadlines. It’s as much as us to win.
“The aim was to stay undefeated and we’ll strive to not lose once more by the tip of the season. It’s sophisticated, sure, to play with out Neymar. You have to settle for it.
“Final season, he was additionally injured and it will be good to not make the identical errors, in any other case it will imply that we didn’t study something.”