This morning (July 25), striker Kylian Mbappe has a terrible collision with an opponent player in the final of the French Cup between PSG and Saint-Etienne. The 21-year-old star had to leave the field early in the 39th minute, leaving great concern for the French champion.
However, according to the latest update of PSG, Mbappe was fortunate not to suffer a severe hamstring injury as initially diagnosed, but only a sprain. However, the home team at the Park of the Princes is still afraid of the French striker’s ability to play in the European Cup.
Mbappe is lucky not to have a serious hamstring injury in the French Cup final
Accordingly, the striker born in 1998 will have to sit out from 2 to 3 weeks. Thus, Mbappe did not have time to attend the final of the French League Cup with Lyon on August 1 and left open the opportunity to participate in the quarter-finals of the Champions League 2019/20 with Atalanta at dawn on August 13 (Hanoi time). ).
In this season, Mbappe has 30 goals and 18 assists after 34 appearances for PSG in Ligue 1. In the European arena, the 2018 World Cup champion also has 5 goals and 5 assists only after 7 matches. Without Mbappe, the strength of PSG will be seriously reduced.
But the possibility that the 21-star star will play in the C1 Cup is still open
Earlier, Mbappe burst into tears when he had to leave the field early in the national cup final after being strongly tackled by St-Etienne’s Perrin leading to a flexed ankle. Despite the absence of the main striker, PSG still won 1-0 thanks to Neymar’s only goal.
After receiving treatment, Mbappe went out on crutches to receive a medal. This is his second domestic title in the 2019/20 season after PSG was recognized as the Ligue 1 champion despite the season being canceled because of Covid-19 rather than continuing like many other tournaments.