Marco Verratti will not start the Lyon – PSG match this Sunday at 9 pm at Groupama Stadium on behalf of the 6th day of Ligue 1. Thomas Tuchel, the Parisian coach, has decided to leave his Italian midfield on the bench , however suspended Wednesday against Reims, to launch Ander Herrera, preferred to Leandro Paredes, who does not have the favors of the staff. According to Canal +, the international transalpine would feel an embarrassment to a calf. This is the first tenure this season of Herrera, little used until now with 20 minutes against Strasbourg (1-0), on September 14th.
Arrived free of Manchester United, Herrera was injured before the beginning of season in the calf at the Camp des Loges. He has recently resumed the competition.
The first of Neymar at Groupama Stadium
Compared to Wednesday's victory in the Champions League against Real Madrid (3-0), Tuchel made four changes with Neymar, Choup-Moting, Diallo and Herrera replacing Icardi, Sarrabia, Kimpembe and Verratti.
PSG is going through a heavy schedule with two games a week. Wednesday, he will receive Reims before going Saturday in Bordeaux, as part of the Championship of France. Many players are injured including Cavani, Sarrabia, Kehrer or Draxler. Among them, Mbappé and Icardi made the trip with their partners to support them in Lyon in this shock of Ligue 1. Note that this is the first time that Neymar plays in this stage.
Navas – Miller, Thiago Silva cap.), A. Diallo, Bernat – Marquinhos, Gueye, Herrera – Di Maria, Choupo – Moting, Neymar.