Sports desk: Neymar injured in the first match. The Brazil superstar was initially reported to have sprained his ankle. Whether he will be able to play in the World Cup – it is not sure yet. Brazil won the match against Serbia 2-0.
Neymar, who contributed to both goals, had to leave the field in the 80th minute.
He was the victim of tough tackles by Serb defenders several times in the match. In total, the victim of foul 9 times! Hitting Neymar is now the target of opposing footballers. This trend was also seen among the Serb defenders. Whenever Neymar has been on the attack, he has been badly tackled.
Brazil team doctor Rodrigo Lasmar told the media, ‘Neymar has injured his right ankle. The Serbian player suffered a direct hit on impact with a knee injury. We started treatment on the bench immediately. Physio is working. The matter will be understood within 24 to 48 hours.