But sources have told ESPN the pair could miss their last group game as well cameroon next Friday.
“Neymar and Danilo started treatment yesterday immediately after the game,” Brazilian doctor Rodrigo Lassmar said in a video published on Friday. “He was reevaluated this morning.
“Tests showed a lateral ligament injury on Neymar’s right ankle as well as a small bone edema and a medial contusion on Danilo’s left ankle. The players are still undergoing treatment.”
“We can already say that we will not have two players for the next game, but their treatment continues with our aim of trying to get them back in time for this competition.”
Neymar has scored 75 times in 122 matches for Brazil and is now just two goals away from breaking Pele’s all-time scoring record for the national team.
richardson Scored two goals to lead Brazil to victory against Serbia at Lusail Stadium as they aim for a record-extending sixth World Cup title.