We do not choose the moment of a final. We have to adapt to it. We don't have the full roster, that's for sure, but there is no excuse,
”said Mauricio Pochettino on Friday. And indeed, PSG will not have a full workforce for the Champions Trophy, far from it. The Rouge et Bleu will notably be deprived of Kylian Mbappé to face Lille, this Sunday (8 p.m.), in Tel Aviv. Admittedly, the 22-year-old world champion has resumed with a few days ahead of the pre-established program, but he is not in the group selected by "
", he who "
follows his preseason program and continues his preparation phase. physical
", As indicated by the club of the capital in a press release on its site.
Recall that the crack of Bondy is still in the most uncertain situation regarding his future, with Real Madrid still dreaming of attracting him in his nets and an extension that is slow to come ...
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In the meantime, Pochettino will be able to count on Georginio Wijnaldum, one of the Parisian recruits of the summer.
The 29-year-old Dutch international is in the Paris squad for the first time.
Back after a few well-deserved days off and Euro 2020 with their respective selection, as ex-Liverpool player Danilo Pereira and Presnel Kimpembe are also on the list.
Without Sergio Ramos and the South Americans
Not Sergio Ramos, who “
continues his phase of gradual recovery following a solar lesion of the left calf. His return to collective training is scheduled for the week.
“, Ensures the PSG. Rafinha (sprained knee) and Colin Dagba (sprained ankle) are also unavailable, like Juan Bernat (recovery). The Italian European champions (Verratti, Donnarumma) and the South Americans who participated in the Copa America (Neymar, Marquinhos, Angel Di Maria, Leo Paredes) are also missing. They haven't even returned to Paris yet. Ditto for Pablo Sarabia, semi-finalist of the Euro with Spain. In summary, Mauricio Pochettino will therefore be able to rely on a (very) young group, with all the same Keylor Navas, Idrissa Gueye, Mauro Icardi, Julian Draxler, Ander Herrera, Thilo Kehrer, Abdou Diallo, Layvin Kurzawa and the Moroccan arrow Achraf Hakimi to try to win the first title of the season.