Neymar carried off on stretcher in TEARS after horror tackle as fans fear PSG star has suffered 'broken ankle'

PARIS SAINT-GERMAIN are fearing the worst after Neymar was carried off on a stretcher in TEARS.

The Brazilian superstar was scythed down late on as PSG suffered a shock defeat to Lyon.

It is not yet clear how bad the damage is with no official word from the French giants.

But there was huge concern and multiple reports on social media that the 28-year-old forward suffered a broken ankle.

Get French Football News reported a "possible break", although it was just speculation.

Lyon's Thiago Mendes was sent off for the late horror tackle that happened in injury time.

Although the extent of the injury is not yet known, it is clear Neymar was in a huge amount of pain after the challenge.

He immediately screamed out in pain and gestured for the PSG bench for treatment.

Neymar was then writhing in pain and could be seen holding his face as he fought back tears.

After a few minutes of treatment, Neymar was then carried down the tunnel on a a stretcher.

The attacker has already missed seven matches this season, through injury, coronavirus and suspension.

Lyon leapfrogged PSG in the Ligue 1 table after a 1-0 win at the Parc des Princes, Tino Kadewere scoring the only goal in the first half.

The league champions have now lost four this season but trail the leaders by just a point as they sit third.

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