Thomas Tuchel revealed that Kylian Mbappe was in the “red zone” and at risk of injury after the loss of Paris Saint-Germain to Lyon.
“He was in a red zone and was at risk of injury,” he told a news conference claim beINSport.
So, the head coach of Paris Saint-Germain why Kylian Mbappe was used against Lyon as only a substitute.
In the 65th minute, Mbappe came off the bench as defending champions PSG were dropped 1-0 on Sunday in Ligue 1.
PSG head coach Tuchel said the star was at risk of injury when asked about Mbappe starting on the bench: “For Kylian, it was the medical recommendation.
“He couldn’t play for more than 25 minutes. He played 30 minutes, that was already too much. The medical staff said no for him to start the game, and no for more than 25 minutes.”