Paris Saint-Germain manager, Thomas Tuchel, has listed five key players that will not play their UEFA Champions League opener with Manchester United.
The coach onfirmed that the five key players will miss his side’s Champions League group stage clash with the English side on Tuesday.
The match between PSG and Manchester United will kickoff by 20:00.
The five players are Marco Verratti, Mauro Icardi, Leandro Paredes, Thilo Kehrer and Juan Bernat.
Tuchel stated this on Monday at his pre-match press conference.
Tuchel’s side head to the game after defeating Nimes 4-0 in the Ligue 1 last Friday.
Tuchel said: “Marquinhos and Julian Draxler will train with the squad this Monday afternoon and I hope that they will be able to play on Tuesday.
“I am confident. Marco Verratti, Mauro Icardi and Leandro Paredes, Thilo Kehrer and Juan Bernat won’t be available.”