Officially, Frenchman Killian Mbappe came out of the accounts of German coach Thomas Tuchel, the coach of the Paris Saint-Germain team, to face Italian Atlanta in the quarter-finals of the Champions League.
Killian Mbappe injury
The Parisian club announced today the absence of Mbappe from the next European match, due to the strong injury suffered in the French Cup final.
Paris Saint-Germain said in an official statement that his young striker suffers from a right ankle sprain, with an injury to the internal ligament, and needs 3 weeks, in order to recover from the injury sustained in last Friday’s match against Saint-Etienne in the French Cup final.
Mbappe was subjected to a strong intervention by St Etienne, Luc Piran, in the 26th minute of the French Cup final, to have to leave the stadium and not complete the match.
Paris Saint-Germain won the French Cup with the goal of the Brazilian star Neymar in the net of Saint-Etienne to achieve the local bilateral after crowning the French league, which was canceled due to the pandemic of the Corona virus.
Paris Saint-Germain match with Italian Atlanta, scheduled for August 12 at the Al-Nour Stadium in the Portuguese city of Lisbon.
Paris Saint-Germain had passed the hurdles of Borussia Dortmund in the round of 16 while Atlanta surpassed Valencia.