Neymar, who was shown a red card after returning from injury, has been banned for two matches. The League de Football Professional (LFP) confirmed in a press release on Wednesday night that the PSG superstar would be banned for two matches.
Neymar has been shown a second yellow card (red card) against Lille, who is top of the points table in French League One this week. In that match, his team lost to PSGO.
He lost his temper at the last minute and fouled defender Tiago Diallo. Due to which Neymar saw the second yellow card. However, Tiago saw a red card for abusing Neymar. Both were later banned for three matches, but their sentences were reduced to two.
The match against Strasbourg after the French champions. However, Mauricio Pachettino will have to make the XI without Neymar, who was banned after seeing a red card. The Brazilian forward will also miss the home match against St. Etienne on 18 April. Besides, PSG’s two midfielders Leandro Pardes and Idrissa Guevara will not be able to face Strasbourg on yellow cards in two consecutive matches.