The French champions have suffered a double injury blow.
They will be without their captain Silva and midfielder Herrera for some time.
Paris Saint-Germain face a major blow as they will be without Thiago Silva and Ander Herrera for Borussia Dortmund‘s visit. Silva picked the injury during the Ligue 1 clash against Bordeaux on 24 February. The match was only in its 17th minute when the player was forced to leave the ground. for an ‘estimated’ three weeks due to his injury.
“Thiago Silva, who came off during the game against Bordeaux, has a right thigh lesion. He’s estimated to return in three weeks, depending on how the injury progresses,” the club said in a statement.
Herrera, who scored on his last outing in the 4-4 draw at Amiens on 15 February, has a thigh muscle injury and is likely to be missing for between six and eight weeks. The former Manchetser United player is unlikely to play again until April. This also means that the duo will PSG’s second leg of Champions League against Dortmund which will be played on 12 March.