Neymar will miss Paris Saint-Germain’s next three matches after injuring his thigh muscle against Basaksehir in the Champions League, as reported on Thursday. As it stands, he is also a major doubt for Brazil’s upcoming international games.
Palmeiras beat Red Bull Bragantino 3-1 on Thursday in Bragança Paulista. Verdão opened an early advantage in the first half and are a step closer to securing a place in the quarterfinals of the competition.
Brazilian midfielder Arthur Melo was on the losing end of things as Juventus suffered a disappointing 2-0 loss to Barcelona on home ground in the Champions League.
Inter preserved almost all of its starters and still showed the strength that makes them the leader of the Brasileirão now in the Copa do Brasil.
São Paulo lost 3-2 to Lanús on Wednesday night in Argentina in the first leg of the second round of the Copa Sudamericana.
América-MG started the game on the upper foot against Corinthians in the fight for a place in the quarterfinals of the Brazil Cup.
Paris Saint-Germain’s new signing Moise Kean scored twice as the Les Parisiens beat Istanbul Basaksehir 2-0 in the Champions League group stage second fixture on Wednesday, but Neymar limped off with a groin injury.