Striker Neymar Junior is said to be out for the season after suffering a serious injury in Brazil’s defeat to Uruguay this morning (Wednesday).
Brazil lost 2-0 on the trip to Uruguay in the South American qualifiers for the 2026 World Cup, which will be held in the USA, Canada and Mexico.
In addition to the loss, the Selecao have also lost their main player, Neymar, who, just two months after moving from Paris Saint-Germain to Al Hilal in a transfer worth half a billion euros and after returning from one of his many injuries, was seriously injured again .
The attacker was injured in a duel with the opponent by jumping incorrectly. At the same moment, crying and making gestures in agony, he fell down and began to wail.
It was clear that he could not go on. Crying, he was carried off the field on a stretcher in extra minutes of the first half.
The first reports from the experts say that it is evident that he has suffered a rotational injury of the knee and displacement of the tibia. However, a serious injury to the cruciate ligaments of the knee of the left leg and the meniscus is suspected.