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Neymar faces anxious wait to determine extent of foot injury

PARIS (AP) Neymar limped off with a recurrence of a right-foot injury during Paris Saint-Germain's 2-0 French Cup win against Strasbourg on Wednesday, casting doubt whether he will face Manchester United in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 match next month.

The Brazil forward had just received the ball on the left when he raised his hand to seemingly signal to his coach Thomas Tuchel he was in pain, and looked to be in tears as he left the field at Parc des Princes.

A few hours after Neymar was taken to hospital, PSG said in a statement in the early hours of Thursday that "the first tests carried out showed a painful reactivation" of the fifth metatarsal in the right foot he fractured nearly exactly one year ago playing against Marseille.