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Really?! PSG ace Neymar fed-up with Ligue 1 standard; ducked Angers thrashing

Neymar is being accused of swerving PSG's big win at Angers on the weekend.

PSG won comfortably 5-0 at Angers, in the absence of their €222m Brazil international.

Afterwards, PSG coach Unai Emery insisted Neymar had missed the game due to injury. But upon joining up with the Brazil squad on Monday, team doctor Rodrigo Lasmar claimed Neymar was fully fit.

Sport says Neymar sought excuses to skip the Angers game, viewing it as not a serious test. Indeed, he already believes the Ligue 1 title is sewn up.

It's also claimed the former Barcelona star is shocked by the low standard of Ligue 1 and the small crowds at away stadiums.

He chose to duck the Angers game in order to be fresh for Brazil and now can only motivate himself for Champions League games.

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