Neymar underwent a surgical procedure to treat his injury and is already expected to be discharged; also find out when the player will be able to return to the field
The surgery of Neymar on the knee has already been successfully completed in Belo Horizonte, this Thursday, 2nd. The procedure, which was necessary due to the rupture of the star’s anterior cruciate ligament, took more than four hours to be carried out. Therefore, the 31-year-old athlete must be discharged and leave the hospital by Saturday, the 4th.
The operation was conducted by the doctor of Brazilian Team It’s from Atlético-MG, Rodrigo Lasmar. Thus, the prediction is that the number 10 of the Al Hilal be able to return to the field by the end of the first half of 2024.
Early in the morning of this Thursday, 2, Neymar had published a photo of a portrait of him sleeping with his two children, Davi Lucca and Mavie, with the caption: “Everything will be fine”. Al Hilal wanted the athlete to undergo surgery in Paris, but the formerPSG highlighted that he preferred to trust Lasmar again, who took care of his injury in 2018.
Neymar had been injured during the match against his neighbor Uruguay by South American Qualifiers to the World Cup 2026 (in which Amarelinha was defeated by a score of 2-0). Complete recovery is expected to take ten months.