The Sunday Guardian - - The Big Story -

In­jured Brazil for­ward Ney­mar has re­vealed that he will need to over­come a psy­cho­log­i­cal bar­rier as he bids to re­turn to full fit­ness ahead of the FIFA World Cup in Rus­sia. Ney­mar has not played since suf­fer­ing a cracked fifth metatarsal in his right foot while play­ing for Paris Sain­tGer­main in late Fe­bru­ary, re­ports Xin­hua news agency. He un­der­went surgery in the Brazil­ian city of Belo Hor­i­zonte on March 3 and re­turned to Paris last week for the fi­nal phase of his re­cov­ery. “I have started to walk again, but there is al­ways a fear about com­ing back,” the 26-year-old told Brazil great Zico in an in­ter­view pub­lished on YouTube.

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