United beat PSG confirmed: Edison Cavani injured

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"In any case, we must wait a bit more as the exams are still ongoing. We don't have another Edi like we don't have another Neymar", said PSG coach Thomas Tuchel.

PSG visit Old Trafford on Tuesday for the first leg of their encounter in the round-of-16, the stage at which the French champions went out in the last two seasons.

"I am anxious, but only because we are missing key players".

This will certainly be a setback for Solskjaer but the Man United caretaker boss has yet another reason to be happy after Edinson Cavani picked up what looked to be a hamstring injury during PSG's 1-0 win over Bordeaux.

The was some good news for PSG as midfielder Marco Verratti returned to the line-up after recovering from an ankle injury.

On Saturday, Tuchel acknowledged that injuries to Cavani, Marco Verratti and Neymar over recent weeks have forced him to move from "Plan B to Plan D".

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"It's very hard if we play with our best team, it's a big challenge". He will hopefully play 45 minutes, but we have to decide.

The trio have smashed an incredible 48 goals in the French top flight this season, as the Parisians have opened up a 13-point lead at the Ligue 1 summit. "But we will be ready on Tuesday".

Tuchel may be trying to play some mind games here.

As a result, Mbappe started on the bench while Angel di Maria, Marquinhos, Juan Bernat, Thilo Kehrer and Julian Draxler - all probable starters in midweek - were left out completely.

Mid-table Bordeaux slumped to a fourth straight loss between league and cup, although they almost equalised on the hour when Francois Kamano's shot from 20 yards was superbly saved by Gianluigi Buffon.

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