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Neymar and Kylian Mbappe likely to be fit to face Liverpool, reveals Thomas Tuchel

Neymar and Kylian Mbappe are set to train on Monday (Picture: Getty)
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By admin , in Sprots , at November 25, 2018

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Soccer Football - Champions League - Group Stage - Group C - Liverpool v Paris St Germain - Anfield, Liverpool, Britain - September 18, 2018 Paris St Germain's Neymar looks dejected after Liverpool's third goal Action Images via Reuters/Carl Recine
Neymar and Kylian Mbappe are set to train on Monday (Picture: Getty)

Paris Saint-Germain boss Thomas Tuchel is confident that star duo Neymar and Kylian Mbappe will be fit to face Liverpool on Wednesday.

The pair sustained injuries on international duty last week and Neymar in particular looked unlikely to be fit to face the Reds in Paris.

PSG need to win in order to take control of group C, while Liverpool want to take a good result into matchday six where they host Napoli.

However, the Reds chances have taken a blow after Tuchel revealed that Neymar and Mbappe will return to training on Monday.

PSG need to beat Liverpool (Picture: Getty)

I am more optimistic than yesterday about Ney and Kylian, said Tuchel.

They will be able to train on Monday.

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Goals from Trent Alexander-Arnold, Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah gave Liverpool a 3-0 win against Watford on Saturday.

Jurgen Klopp could freshen up his side for their trip to Paris and Jordan Henderson is likely to start given hes now suspended for the Merseyside derby next week after receiving a red card against the Hornets.

MORE: Victor Lindelof punished himself by playing on through injury against Crystal Palace, says Jose Mourinho

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