Tuchel believes it'll be 'super difficult' for Cavani to face Manchester United

Tuchel believes it'll be 'super difficult' for Cavani to face Manchester United

Tuchel believes it'll be 'super difficult' for Cavani to face Manchester United

"We await the final session and I hope that they will both be able to play versus Bordeaux".

The Red Devils resume their European campaign on Tuesday night as they welcome the French giants to Old Trafford in the first leg of their last-16 tie.

"I can't think about so many different plans in advance".

The Uruguay global is undergoing tests on Sunday to determine whether or not he will be ready for the Champions League last-16 trip to Old Trafford.

"There is no good news for Edi this morning, there are still examinations today at our training centre, the club will speak a little later, but in my opinion the news is not going to be very good", Tuchel said.

PSG will are already missing superstar striker Neymar, sidelined until at least April with a foot injury.

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"It'll be super hard [for him to play at Old Trafford]. We don't have another Edi like we don't have another Neymar", Tuchel added. We are no longer looking at Plan B, but Plan D!

Gianluigi Buffon was not happy with Paris Saint-Germain's display against Bordeaux and is demanding more against Manchester United. "If we are missing lots of key players, it's an even bigger challenge, but we will be ready on Tuesday, I think".

Initially, PSG boss Thomas Tuchel did not make a change but after talking to the player on the touchline, Cavani did not reappear and was replaced by Kylian Mbappe.

Verratti lasted just under an hour before making way for recent signing Leandro Paredes, and Tuchel must now decide whether to start the Italian playmaker in England.

But Dani Alves may be needed in defence now, after Thomas Meunier suffered a concussion during a Ligue 1 clash against Bordeaux.

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